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William Alfred EDWARDS

Regimental number530
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address80 Pakington Street, St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs M L Edwards, 80 Pakington Street, St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Date of death3 July 1950
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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