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John Francis EDWARDS

Regimental number1905
Place of birthBurra, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer
AddressPort Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Edwards, Springbank, Burra, South Australia
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 13 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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