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William James EDWARDS

Regimental number1280
Place of birthPortland, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPortland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Ewin Edwards, Walock, Portland, Victoria
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Place of enlistmentHamilton, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919

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