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Frederick EDWARDS

Regimental number1191
Place of birthHastings, Sussex, England
SchoolFootscray National Schools
Other trainingBuilding trade
Age on arrival in Australia23.9
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCentral Methodist Mission, Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Edwards, 44 Kimberley Gardens, Arringay, Sussex, England
Enlistment date26 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 June 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death10 June 1915
Age at death24.11
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 5), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles Stephen and Jane Elizabeth EDWARDS, 71 Merritt Road, Crofton Park, Brockley, London, England. Native of Hastings, England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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