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Melvell GEYER

Regimental number2370
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith's striker
AddressHorsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs E Geyer, Horsham, Victoria
Enlistment date5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 29 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2652 Pte Lloyd Maurice GEYER, 57th Bn, returned to Australia, 24 July 1919.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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