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Regimental number3068
Place of birthCorfu
SchoolCharterhouse School, England
Other trainingTrinity Hall, Cambridge
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFruit farmer
AddressGPO Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinBrother, Thomas Jennings, Brookfield, Cork, Ireland
Previous military serviceReturned from Inniskilling Fusiliers, with rank of Captain
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 30 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularGiven name on RoHc George Montgomery
FateDied of wounds 6 August 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt George Montgomery Jennings on NR
Place of death or woundingMichvillars, France
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 70), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis Montgomery and Margaret JENNINGS. Native of Cork, Ireland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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