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James Cameron EDWARDS

Regimental number10956
Place of birthDerby, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Address'Woodlawn', Derby, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, G Edwards, 'Woodlawn', Derby, Tasmania
Enlistment date28 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Launceston Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date19 September 1919
Date of death15 June 1974

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