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Edwin Marsden TOOTH

Date of birth9 October 1886
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCompany manager
AddressCorinda, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Sydney Herbert Tooth, Corinda, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date11 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollMining Corps


Unit: Mining Corps
Promotion date: 29 October 1915

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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