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Victor EDWARDS

Regimental number876
Date of birth20 June 1892
Place of birthBeckenham, Kent, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
Address3 Royston Parade, Beckenham, Kent, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMrs Florence Kate Edwards, 3 Royston Parade, Beckenham, Kent, England
Enlistment date2 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 July 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Married Dorothy Gladys Pamment on 2 March 1920 and had two children.

Date of death13 August 1970 - Repat. Hosp. Dawes Road, Adelaide
Place of burialCremated: ashes interred in Soldiers' Cemetery, Centennial Park, Adelaide, South Australia

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