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David EDWARDS

Regimental number158
Place of birthLlanrhystyd, Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
Address449 Darling Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 8"
Weight144 lbs
Next of kinT M Edwards, Penedimins Llanrlysted, Aberystwyth, Cardigan, Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 September 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Discharge date20 June 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia, 12 March 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 22 May 1918; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 20 June 1918.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 August 1932
SourcesNAA: B2455, EDWARDS David

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