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Alexander Albert EDWARDS

Regimental number2640
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBoilermaker
Address18 Kennedy Street, Maylands, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Alexander Edwards, 18 Kennedy Street, Maylands, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Work near Bray-sur-Somme 0n 12-13 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 22 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

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