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Edward Ernest FARMER

Regimental number1710
Place of birthGreat Yarmouth England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLeadlight worker
Address'Yarmouth', Maitland Street, East Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Farmer, 'Yarmouth', Maitland Street, East Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date19 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 25 September 1919
Date of death29 August 1962
Place of burialBurwood Cemetery

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