Edward Charles (Charlie) SHORT

SHORT, Edward Charles

Service Number: 1775
Enlisted: 12 May 1915, Keswick, South Australia
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 2nd Machine Gun Battalion
Born: Gawler, South Australia, March 1884
Home Town: Mile End, City of West Torrens, South Australia
Schooling: Flinders Street Public School
Occupation: Baker
Died: Died of Illness, France, 27 September 1918
Cemetery: Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension
Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, Abbeville, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Gawler Council Gawler Men Who Answered the Call WW1 Roll of Honor
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World War 1 Service

12 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 1775, Keswick, South Australia
23 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 1775, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '15' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Kanowna embarkation_ship_number: A61 public_note: ''
23 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 1775, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Kanowna, Adelaide
27 Sep 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, 1775, 2nd Machine Gun Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days", --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 1775 awm_unit: 2nd Australian Machine Gun Battalion awm_rank: Sergeant awm_died_date: 1918-09-27

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