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George Andrew GLEW

Regimental number1540
Place of birthFootscray, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSawyer
Address224 Havelock Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Glew, 224 Havelock Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in Engineers, WA
Enlistment date3 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 5 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 November 1917
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row B, Grave No. 9), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
113
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Laura GLEW, 224 Havelock, West Perth, Western Australia. Native of Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousins

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