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Edward Singleton DUNLEAVY

Regimental number1030
Place of birthSingleton New South Wales
SchoolChristian Brothers Catholic School, Waverley and Lewisham, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSlater and tiler
AddressRidge Street, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, J N Dunleavy, Ridge Street, Moore Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Compulsory Training Scheme.
Enlistment date16 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death3 May 1915
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 3), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
32
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Norbert and Margaret Teresa DUNLEAVY, 9 Palace Street, Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Singleton, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrothers J B Dunleavy No 1542 3rd Batt alion killed in action 12/8/15, N P Dunleavy No 1534 13th Battalion died of pneumonia 7/7/15.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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