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Edward John BACKMAN

Regimental number7209
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, C J Backaman, 197 Franklin Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date31 January 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollINF10REIN24
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919

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