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William EDWARDS

Regimental number48
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs Boun, 655 Murray Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs T Lee, Renmark Street, South Australia
Enlistment date8 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name16th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 June 1916
Other details

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

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