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Edgar Robert DAVIDSON

Regimental number3
Place of birthRoseworthy, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationTraveller
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Davidson, Smithfield, South Australia
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentROR Sergeant
Unit name43rd Battalion, Headquarters
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery, Plot XII, Row D, Grave No. 10), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Jane DAVIDSON, 1A Claremmont Street, Mile End, Adelaide, South Australia. Born at Roseworthy, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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