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Edward Rees EDWARDS

Regimental number5826
Place of birthMount Perry Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGordon Street, Bowen, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Edwards, Gordon Street, Bowen, Queensland
Enlistment date9 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1917

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