Charles Wentworth EDWARDS

Regimental number27047
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
Address2 Sloane Street, Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Thomas William Edwards, 2 Sloane Street, Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 13, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/40/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 15216 Gunner Arthur Roy EDWARDS, 12th Field Artillery Brigade, killed in action, 21 March 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal