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George Francis POWER

Regimental number239
Place of birthIreland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTimber getter
AddressWaterford, Ireland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinFather, Richard Power, Waterford, Ireland
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Annie POWER. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 April 1940
Age at death76
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, New South Wales

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