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George Hamilton PILVEN

Regimental number5409
Place of birthHamilton Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBus conductor
AddressWindsor, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Pilvin, 14 Latrobe Street, Windsor, Victoria
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Rolla Corps S
FateDied of wounds 17 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialAbbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
20
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Death caused by premature bomb explosion. Parents: Charles and Flora PILVEN; husband of Amy PILVEN, 53 St. John's Street, Windsor, Melbourne. Native of Hamilton
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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