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George Athol Ignatius BAWN

Regimental number824
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBaker
AddressDromedary, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 6"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinFather, James Bawn, Dromedary, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 March 1915
Place of enlistmentHobart, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 October 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name George Athol
Discharge date10 July 1920
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death29 April 1956
Age at death63
Place of burialOatlands Catholic Cemetery, Tasmania

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