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William John EDWARDS

Regimental number2019
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJockey
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, John Edwards, 64 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date19 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 16 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3388 Pte Thomas EDWARDS, 57th Bn, returned to Australia, 5 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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