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Edward Patrick DUFFUS

Regimental number614
Place of birthKoroit, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGrocer
Address41 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinJ.F. Duffus, Koroit Hotel, Koroit, Victoria
Enlistment date17 September 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A43 Barunga on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1688 Gunner Leonard DUFFUS, 1st Wing Headquarters, Australian Flying Corps, returned to Australia, 3 July 1919; 1967 Gunner Frederick Stanislaw DUFFUS, 4th Divisional Signal Company, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919; 1968 Trooper Harold Ambrose DUFFUS, 8th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 21 November 1916.
Other details

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

Date of death24 May 1956

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