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George John PORTER

Regimental number9842
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressFlinders Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Robert Porter, Flinders Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 4, Reinforcement 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Ambulance
FateDied of wounds 6 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXv, Row C, Grave No. 18), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Elizabeth PORTER, 12 Connaught Street, Leederville, Western Australia. Native of Kensington, London, England

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