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Edward Charles UPFOLD

Regimental number971
Date of birth--/08/1880
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
Addressc/o E. J. Richardson, Pine Hills, Wallumbilla
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Charles Upfold, Clints, Robinson Street, Chatswood
Enlistment date4 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT 157 Malakuta on 22 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAASCAMD
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: Mtd Div Train
Promotion date: 20 September 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: Mtd Div Train
Promotion date: 4 February 1918

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 3138 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 28 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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