Edward Charles (Charlie) SHORT

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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
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, SN 1775, Keswick, South Australia
23 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1775, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
23 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1775, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Kanowna, Adelaide
27 Sep 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 1775, 2nd Machine Gun Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days"

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