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Edwin James BOON

Regimental number2251
Place of birthGawler, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor-driver
AddressPiper Street, South Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Jean Boon, Piper street North, South Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 28 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919

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