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Edward Alexander McFADDEN

Regimental number615
OccupationMechanic
Address163 Tweedmouth Avenue, Mascot, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Height5' 5.25"
Weight143 lbs
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the Citizen Military Forces; term expired.
Enlistment date11 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNaval and Military Expeditionary Force, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/112/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 19 August 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Nanal & Military Expeditionary Force
FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1915
Other details

War service: Rabaul

Discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 4 March 1915.

Re-enlisted, 8 April 1915.

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Declared illegal absentee, and discharged from the AIF, 1 April 1920.

Forfeited all medal entitlements.
Miscellaneous detailsSee 671 Edward Alexander McFADDEN for second period of service.
SourcesNAA: B2455, McFADDEN Edward Alexander

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