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George Edward GARDINER

Regimental number336
Date of birthAugust 1898
Place of birthEngland
ReligionChurch of England
Address140 Percival Road, Stanmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Florrie Gardiner, 140 Percival Road, Stanmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 5, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/10/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5086 Corporal Harry Tunstall GARDINER, 1st Australian General Hospital, discharged, 6 December 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action, 13 May 1917 (gassed).

Wounded in action, 19 January 1918; invalided to England.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 November 1946

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