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Edward James BYRNES

Regimental number3556
Place of birthQuirindi New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBinna Burra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary byrnes, Station Street, Quirindi, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Corps School
FateReturned to Australia 3 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death29 February 1968

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