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George Gordon JEFFERS

Regimental number5699
Place of birthEuroa, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationHotel porter
AddressHopetoun PO, Hopetoun, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs R Jeffers, Hopetoun PO, Hopetoun, Victoria
Enlistment date27 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Place of death or woundingHopetoun, Victoria
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialHopetown Cemetery, Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
167
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Widow: Mrs Ruby JEFFERS, Hopetown, Victoria

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