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Gordon Thomas EDWARDS

Regimental number1647
Place of birthStuart Town New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
AddressOrange Dale, Stuart Town, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Thomas John Edwards, Orange Dale, Stuart Town, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollNIG
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: Gen INF Reinf
Promotion date: 2 January 1919

Lieutenant


Unit: INF56
Promotion date: 2 April 1919

FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919

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