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George HUSSEY

Regimental number2943
Place of birthSkipton Vic
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressSkipton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Michael G Hussey, Skipton, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 12 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2670 Pte Bernard HUSSEY, 1st Australian Division Motor Transport Company, returned to Australia, 31 May 1919; 1947/1671 Pte John HUSSEY, 8th Bn, died of wounds, 10 August 1918; 2664 Pte Charles HUSSEY, 60th Bn, killed in action, 19 July 1916; 2665 Pte Leonard HUSSEY, 1st Australian Division Motor Transport Company, returned to Australia, 31 May 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 May 1953
Place of burialOmeo Cemetery

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