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Edward Tasman BUTTERS

Regimental number15238
Place of birthTaroona, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrown's River Road, Taroona, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, C A Butters, Brown's River Road, Taroona, Tasmania
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 25, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/135/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 15237 Gunner Allan Keith BUTTERS, 14th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 2 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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