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Edward WALSH

Regimental number2745
Place of birthTownsville Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressFletcher, West End, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Walsh, Fletcher Street, West End, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date27 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2745A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1232 Pte Walter Patrick WALSH, 49th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919; 1279 Pte John Michael WALSH, 41st Bn, returned to Australia, 10 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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