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George Henry EDWARDS

Regimental number2540
Place of birthBrighton, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressAgnew Street, Brighton, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Edwards, Agnew Street, Brighton, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1919
Date of death19 January 1959
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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