Edward James POWELL

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POWELL, Edward James

Service Number: 3579
Enlisted: 23 July 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 13th Infantry Battalion
Born: Berrigan, New South Wales, Australia, 1898
Home Town: Berrigan, Berrigan, New South Wales
Schooling: State School, Berrigan, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Grocer
Died: Wounds, France, 14 August 1916
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

23 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3579, 13th Infantry Battalion
13 Oct 1915: Involvement Private, SN 3579, 13th Infantry Battalion, Pozières
13 Oct 1915: Embarked Private, SN 3579, 13th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Port Lincoln, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Peter Rankin

Edward was only 17 years 10 months old when he died.