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Edward John ANDERSON

Regimental number3261
Place of birthDuaringa Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationApprentice electrician
AddressCemetery Road, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Frances Anderson, Cemetery Road, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 4 Tunnelling Company - No 1 Military District
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 December 1936
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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