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Edward James CAFE

Regimental number1583
Place of birthWellington, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressHillview, Wyalong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Cafe, Hillview, Wyalong, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 23 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1583A
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 31 August 1920
Discharge date23 December 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Married Emily Kate SCANE, 31 December 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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