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George William HUNT

Regimental number2101
Place of birthBlue Town, Sheerness, England
Age on arrival in Australia21
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBeaufort Road, Wagin, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Beatrice Harriet Hunt, Beaufort Road, Wagin, Western Australia
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 10 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 June 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBethlehem Farm East Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 3) Messines, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
138
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Husband of Beatrice HUNT, Passchendale Farm, Lake Grace, Western Australia. Native of Sheerness, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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