The AIF Project

Harold Claude EDWARDS

Regimental number2805
Place of birthDaylesford, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationButtermaker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Edward Edwards, Dalesford, Victoria
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 March 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 April 1917
Place of burialBancourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
115
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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