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E. Routledge, West Footscray


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E. Routledge, West Footscray


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Sandra King

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E. Routledge, West Footscray
The Werribee Shire area covered a vast area in 1915-1920 and there are names on the 
honor board from Werribee, Tarneit, Truganina, Little River, Mount Cottrell, Metropolitan Farm, West Footscray, Melton, Williamstown, Laverton, Newport, Bacchus Marsh and Spotswood.  
No soldier by the name of E. Routledge could be found in the National Archives of Australia or the AIF project or on the Australian War Memorial Embarkation Rolls. 

Whilst this name and initial appears in the Werribee Shire Banner's Roll of Honor and on the RSL Honor Board, no soldier could be found with the surname of Routledge who had any link to Werribee. 

"E Routledge, West Footscray" first appeared in the Roll of Honor, Werribee Shire Banner, 13 February 1919, p.3.  

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