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Edward Frederick WELCH

Regimental number23112
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Welch, 4 Sparsholt Road, Crouch Hill, London, England
Enlistment date30 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36(a)/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 1 February 1917
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave 21), Armenteries, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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