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John EDWARDS

Regimental number5018
Place of birthCowra New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address21 Carlingford Street, South Bathurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs N Edwards, 21 Carlingford Street, South Bathurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Date of Fate unclear
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 11), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
85
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: W.H. and Ellen EDWARDS, 21 Carlingford Street, Bathurst, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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