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Offline Tim Bell

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Pte 499 George Edsforth & 28086 RDC
« on: June 24, 2020, 08:52:25 AM »
Pte 499 George Edsforth & 28086 RDC
Pte Edsforth was a member of the National Reserve when enlisted & embodied in 6th Bttn   2 December 1914.  He had previously served with LNL.  George was posted to a Supernumerary Coy and transferred to RDC on 29/04/1916, later posted to Knockaloe POW Camp.  He was disembodied in March 1919.
George Edsforth died from Aortic Aneurism on 9 March 1921. His widow Mary Elizabeth received a pension at 56 Eearl St, Blackburn.
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Re: Pte 499 George Edsforth & 28086 RDC
« Reply #1 on: June 24, 2020, 11:02:16 AM »
hiya tim
i think hes buried in blackburn cemetery

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