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Herbert John EDWARDS

Regimental number12301
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationExpert in produce
AddressLewisham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Height5' 6.5"
Weight156 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Henry Edwards, 4 Jubilee Street, Lewisham, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 December 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Service Corps July 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/108/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Rolla S C
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
SourcesNAA: B2455, EDWARDS Herbert John

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