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William Henry EDWARDS

Regimental number4051
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith's striker
Addressc/o Dave Edwards Ltd., Flinders lane, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Harriet Edwards, Lamington Road, Ashton Estate, West End, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date3 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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