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Edward William COBCROFT

Regimental number538
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraphist
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Edward Cobcroft, Coonamble, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentSIG
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1916

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