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Archibald Lawrence EDWARDS

Regimental number5678
Place of birthBuckland Street, Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales
SchoolStanmore High School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address35 Union Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Edwards, 35 Union Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 3 May 1916
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWas a Musician (Details from Mother - Caroline Edwards, 69 Mary Street, St Peters,Sydney.
FateKilled in Action 11 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot V, Row H, Grave No. 24), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Caroline EDWARDS, 69 Mary Street, St. Peters, New South Wales. Native of Enmore
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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