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George Burdak PURCELL

Regimental number8028
Place of birthFremantle Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Purcell, 93 Aberdeen Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date7 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Date of death6 August 1956
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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