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George Edward HAMILTON

Regimental number56088
Date of birth22 December 1894
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGardener
AddressWarradale, via Brighton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, G H Hamilton, Warradale, via Brighton, South Australia
Previous military service16th ALH
Enlistment date28 March 1918
Place of enlistmentArmidale, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1 to 6 (SA) Reinforcements (May-Oct 1918)
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 23 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Discharge date19 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Takada', 18 July 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 4 September 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 19 September 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, HAMILTON George Edward

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