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Edith Florence AVENELL

Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationNurse
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs M J Avenell, Union Bank, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date26 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentStaff Nurse
Unit nameNo 1 Australian General Hospital
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Nurse
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Nursing Service
FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 October 1936
Age at death46

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