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Edwin Charles TONKIN

Regimental number2124
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
AddressDequetteville Terrace, Kent Town, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs A H Tonkin, Dequetteville Terrace, Kent Town, South Australia
Enlistment date22 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 6 September 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll592
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919

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