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Edward Henry GORHAM

Regimental number926
Place of birthWalton England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address'Felixstone', Dawson Street, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, H Gorham, Maidstone Road, Walton, Suffolk, England
Enlistment date17 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 10 April 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll342
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 30 November 1915
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 39), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Anna GORHAM, 2 Gainsboro Villas, Maidstone Road, Walton, Suffolk, England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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