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Oliver John EDWARDS

Regimental number4111
Place of birthGlen Osmond, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressMarion Street, Parkside, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs Martha Edwards, Marion Street, Parkside, South Australia
Enlistment date30 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 July 1954
Age at death71
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 3, Grave No 44), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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