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William Thomas EDWARDS

Regimental number3800
Place of birthWaratah, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBoot operator
AddressShoobra Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J W Edwards, 79 Shoobra Road, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Traffic Control Detachment
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 June 1930

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