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George William BIGNELL

Regimental number3061
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFitter
AddressLeonora, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Gertrude Bignell, Leonora, Western Australia
Enlistment date31 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Date of death30 March 1962
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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