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George Thomas BALDWIN

Regimental number2779
Date of birth6 July 1894
Place of birthShoeburyness, England
SchoolPalmers and Dowd's School, Grays, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressExeter, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinUncle, George John Elfick, Exeter, Tasmania
Enlistment date25 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919
Discharge date31 December 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: Engineer Artificer Arthur BALDWIN, Royal Navy; enlisted 1915; served on 'Courageous'; discharged. 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Discharged, 31 December 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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