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Geoffrey Carew KNEEBONE

Regimental number2183
Place of birthHawthorn, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorticulturist
Address27 Packington Street, Kew, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 6.25"
Weight129 lbs
Next of kinFather, F.J.S.L. Kneebone, 27 Packington Street, Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 April 1916
Place of enlistmentMildura, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name60th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/77/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsFirst name incorrectly recorded on Embarkation Roll as Jeffrey.
Date of death20 September 1983
SourcesNAA: B2455, KNEEBONE Geoffrey Carew

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