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George OGIER

Regimental number5444
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrunswick Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Mr W H Ogier, Brunswick Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date15 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularFather stated Guernsey, Channel Islands, as son's place of birth; birth records state Brisbane as place of birth.
FateKilled in Action 05-8 May 1917
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 15), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
67
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Mary OGIER, Agel Men's Retreat, Red Hill, Queensland
Discharge datea
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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