|Place of birth||Helsingfors, Finland|
|Other Names||Alfonse Eugen|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs O Edman, Helsingfors, Finland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||20th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/37/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||18th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||26|
|Place of burial||Guards' Cemetery (Plot X, Row A, Grave No. 6), Lesboeufs, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Frans August and Olivia Karolina EDMAN, Helsingfors, Jornas, Snickeri, Finland|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Taken on strength, A Company, 18th Bn, Gallipoli, 29 September 1915. Admitted to Clearing Hospital, 8 October 1915; discharged from hospital, 10 October 1915 (no details recorded). Disembarked Alexandria, 9 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 25 March 1916.
Took part in a raid on enemy's trenches, night 26/27 June 1916.
Wounded in action, France, 27 July 1916; transferred from 2nd Australian Field Ambulance to 3rd Casualty Clearing Station, 27 July 1916 (multiple gun shot wounds); to 20th General Hospital, Camiers, 28 July 1916 (gun shot wound, left leg, head and right arm: slight); to England, 7 August 1916. (No details of treatment recorded.) Proceeded overseas to France, 7 October 1916; transferred to 13th Bn, 22 October 1916.
Found guilty, 7 November 1916, of being absent without leave from 6.45 pm, 4 October, to 9 am, 5 November 1916: awarded 14 days' Field Punishment No. 2.
Transferred to 18th Bn, 24 November 1916.
Killed in action, 28 December 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal