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Edward PITCHFORD

Regimental number4385
Place of birthRichmond, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressNagambie, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinBrother, F Pitchford, c/o J Duggan, Nagambie, Victoria
Enlistment date28 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4885
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Mary PITCHFORD
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 December 1941
Age at death62
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria

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