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George Edward GLOVER

Regimental number3774
Place of birthLang Lang East, Victoria
SchoolPoowong State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressPoowong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, D Glover, Poowong, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 March 1917
Place of death or woundingDernancourt, France
Age at death23
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3179 Pte Robert Henry GLOVER, 8th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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