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Edward Allan JURY

Regimental number1869
Place of birthKilkerran, South Australia
Other NamesEdward Allen
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressMallala, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25.8
Height5' 11.5"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susanna Jury, Mallala, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date29 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 14392 Sapper Albert Victor JURY, 1st Wireless Signal Squadron, returned to Australia, 22 March 1919; 6149 Pte Darcy JURY, 10th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 March 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'China', 1 May 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 6 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 29 July 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 January 1981
Age at death91
Place of burialBerri Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, JURY Edward Allan

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