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Regimental number3549
Date of birth6 May 1898
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address44 Wickham Street, East Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 10"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFather, William Sutcliffe, 44 Wickham Street, East Perth, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in the Cadets; 2 years in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date30 July 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 July 1917
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 31st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS A73 Commonwealth on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Discharge date26 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Euripides', 16 March 1919; discharged (medically unfit: malaria), Perth, 26 July 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: Service No W27498.
SourcesNAA: B2455, SUTCLIFFE Edmund Roy

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