Edgar STEPHENSON

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STEPHENSON, Edgar

Service Number: 685
Enlisted: 19 September 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 38th Infantry Battalion
Born: Crookwell, New South Wales, December 1892
Home Town: Crookwell, Upper Lachlan Shire, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds - gas then pneumonia, United Kingdom, 23 October 1918
Cemetery: Reading Cemetery
(72. 16493), Berkshire
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

19 Sep 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 685, 8th Machine Gun Company
21 Jun 1917: Involvement Private, SN 685, 8th Machine Gun Company
21 Jun 1917: Embarked Private, SN 685, 8th Machine Gun Company, HMAT Suevic, Melbourne
27 Aug 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 29th Infantry Battalion
24 Dec 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 38th Infantry Battalion
29 Sep 1918: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 685, 38th Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days", Died of gassing after contracting pneumonia.
23 Oct 1918: Involvement Private, SN 685, 38th Infantry Battalion

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