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Edwwin Alexander AUSTIN

Regimental number1298
Place of birthMirboo North, Victoria
Other NamesAUSTIN, Edwin Alexander
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMiss Vera Little, Darlingurla, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, John Austin, Mirboo North, Victoria
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 17 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialMenin Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row U, Grave 13), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Edward and Isabella AUSTIN, Mirboo North, Victoria

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