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George Edward KNOX

Regimental number187
Date of birth11 October 1894
Place of birthGrafton New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Address...
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kin..., Mrs M Knox, 33 Redfern Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name13th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
Promotions

Temporary 2LT


Unit: INF13
Promotion date: 12 September 1915

Captain


Unit: INF45
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: 5 March 1917

FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 February 1979

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