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Edwin James HOLLOWAY

Regimental number2246
Place of birthRutherglen, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressC/o Frank Fuge, Rutherglen, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, William Holloway, Christmastown, Victoria
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1917
Discharge date18 July 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Total war service: 830 days (of which 466 days were abroad). Discharged as medically unfit.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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