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Eric Edmund JONES

Regimental number231
Place of birthGeraldton Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationUniversity undergraduate
Address'Eothen', Swan Street, E Guildford, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, George Edmund Jones, 'Eothen', Swan Street, E Guildford, Western Australia
Previous military service89th Infantry
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF44
Promotion date: 1 June 1918

Lieutenant


Unit: INF44
Promotion date: 20 November 1918

FateReturned to Australia 7 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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