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George Russell BEVERIDGE

Regimental number6288
Place of birthWarrnambool, Victoria
SchoolAgricultural High School, Warrnambool, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressGrassmere via Warrnambool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William Hastings Beveridge, Grassmere via Warrnambool, Victoria
Enlistment date16 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 October 1917
Place of death or woundingSomme sector, France
Date of death11 October 1917
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block P. Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 13A), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Warrnambool College Honour Roll ('They died for us. For Empire & Right.') Commemorated in Warrnambool Cemetery ['Gave his life for King and Country in France'], Victoria. Parents: William Hastings and Jane Bailie Nicol BEVERIDGE, Lyall Park, Grasmere, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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