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Albert George McGUIRE

Place of birthMauritius
SchoolFort Street High School Sydney, New South Wales
Other trainingMilitary Student
Age on arrival in Australia1.6
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressMedeola, Penshurst Street, Willoughby, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W.B. McGuire, Medeola, Sydney, Penshurst Street, Willoughby, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed as the Captain of the 33rd Infantry Battalion Commonwealth Forces.
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name1st Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
FateDied of wounds 7 May 1915
Place of death or woundingLone Pine, Gallipoli
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 18), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
30
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Duncan and Marie MCGUIRE, "Medcola", Penshurst Street, Willoughby, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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