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Edward Herbert WARD

Regimental number6106
Place of birthBirdsville, Queensland
SchoolChristian Brother's College, Adelaide, South Australia
Other trainingPastoral
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationKangaroo shooter
AddressMuttaburra PO, Muttaburra, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs J E Scarlett, Laura via Pietersburg, Transvaal, South Africa
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 June 1918
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death34.4
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot IV, Row F, Grave 15), Sailly-Laurette, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Jane Elizabeth WARD.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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