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Edward James PETNEY

Regimental number939
Place of birthKapunda South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCarbon Street, Railway Town, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Joseph George Petney, Porter Street, Parkside, South Australia
Enlistment date30 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death8 September 1940

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