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George Drummond BEARD

Regimental number32423
Place of birthNilma, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address13 Hampden Road, Armadale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 5.75"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, A D Beard, Riccartin, Nilma, Victoria
Previous military service2 years C Cadets, 3 years Citizen Forces
Enlistment date30 September 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 3, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/91/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 14 February 1917
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 6 October 1919
Discharge date1 January 1920
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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