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Birth: Oct. 27, 1891
Blakeville
Victoria, Australia
Death: Sep. 2, 1929
South Yarra
Victoria, Australia

Age at time of enlistment 23 9/12 years. Occupation at time of enlitment: Driver. Originally assigned to 6th Reinforcements, 21st Battalion as a Private. He embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, on 5 October 1915 aboard the RMS Moldavia, according to First World War Embarkation Rolls. His stone clearly shows he was a Corporal at the time of death. Other information as follows is from various sources on the web. His father was listed as he next of kin, first name is unclear - could be Thomas. His mother was Caroline Agnes Lochart. He married Edith Rose Burns and had two children, Cecil and Dulcie passing away at 16 Davis Street in South Yarra, Victoria.
 
 
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  Edith Rose Burns Ashton (____ - 1949)
 
Burial:
Springvale Botanical Cemetery
Springvale
Victoria, Australia
Plot: Church of England, Compartment N, Section 4, Grave 35
 
Maintained by: Rebecca McIntosh
Originally Created by: soilsister
Record added: Nov 09, 2009
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Corp Sylvester Martin Ashton
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Corp Sylvester Martin Ashton
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Corp Sylvester Martin Ashton
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