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Edward Vernon WELCH

Regimental number1430
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectric motor engineer
AddressArthur Street, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs David Welch, Arthur Street, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date19 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 26 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4182
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal RollArmy Corps Headquarters
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

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