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George Henry MERRETT

Regimental number2365
Place of birthGoolwa South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMarine
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMrs Janett, Merretta Goolwa, South Australia
Enlistment date23 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Persia on 10 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied as a result of accident 17 October 1915
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 4), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
66
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Janetta MERRETT, Goolwa, South Australia

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