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Regimental number1240
Other trainingServed in the Field Artillery, Albert Park
Address20 Edward Street, Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMrs F Edenborough, 31 Hawksburn Road, Hawksburn, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battery
FateKilled in Action 23 July 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Date of Fate unclear
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row M, Grave No. 18), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Melville and Mattie EDENBOROUGH. Native of Victoria

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