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George Edward HIPE

Regimental number2689
Place of birthWanganui, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLaw clerk
Marital statusSingle
Height5' 8"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinMother, Martha Hipe, 53 Smith Street, Perth, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date23 May 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Discharge date29 September 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Militiades', 20 June 1919; arrived Melbourne, 25 August 1919, for onward travel to Fremantle; discharged (medically unfit), Fremantle, 29 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, HIPE George Edward

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