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George JEFFERY

Regimental number1190
Place of birthPyrmont, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressBurwood Road, Belmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 4.75"
Weight125 lbs
Next of kinMrs Lucy Worrell, Burwood Road, Belmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date7 August 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 21 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Discharge date8 July 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board Ht 'Demosthenese', 28 January 1919; discharged (medically unfit: dyspepsia), Sydney, 8 July 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 December 1928
Age at death43
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Sec. R.C. 9, 3627), Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, JEFFERY George

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