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James EDWARDS

Regimental number3545
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFriend, Mrs Beatrice Jane Kennedy, Brisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 5 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 May 1917
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row E, Grave No. 9), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
117
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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