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Edward Carl CROFT

Regimental number4151
Place of birthNewtown New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressStuart Street, Granville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. M. Croft, Stuart Street, Granville, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Work near Hesbecourt on 18 September 1918.
Recommendation date: 6 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

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