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Edwin Charles Harmony VAUGHAN

Regimental number7844
Place of birthArncliffe, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer
AddressArncliffe, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5'5.75"
Weight116 lbs
Next of kinFather, E C Vaughan, King Street, Arncliffe, New South Wales
Previous military serviceH.S.G.C.C. 15 mths - to enlist in A.I.F.
Enlistment date5 November 1917
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date9 February 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Sardinia', 19 October 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 27 December 1918, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 9 February 1920.

Medal: British War Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death14 July 1937
Age at death43
Place of burialCremated, no particulars
SourcesNAA: B2455, VAUGHAN Edwin Charles Harmony

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