The AIF Project

George BOARD

Regimental number34
Place of birthKent, England
SchoolState School, Kent, England
Age on arrival in Australia19
OccupationRailway porter
AddressGauntlet Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Board, Gauntlet Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date26 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death5 November 1915
Age at death23
Place of burialEmbarkation Pier Cemetery (Special Memorial A. 13), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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