George Charles PINKSTONE

Regimental number5429
Place of birthCootamundra New South Wales
AddressCootamundra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, F Pinkstone, Cootamundra, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A4 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: [511] Captain Sidney Albert PINKSTONE MC, 55th Bn, returned to Australia, 16 March 1919; 964 Pte Victor John PINKSTONE, 3rd Bn, killed in action, 7-12 August 1915.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal