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Edwin GEORGE

Regimental number1412
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
SchoolSpecimen Hill State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
Address...
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William John George, 70 Chum Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date10 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery (Plot B, Row 31, Grave No. 23), Rouen, France
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Grace GEORGE. Native of Bendigo, Victoria

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