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George Edward ROGERS

Regimental number2408
Place of birthWestmead New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressWestmead, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs. C. Rogers, Bailey Street, Westmead, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXIV, Row D, Grave No. 17), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Jeffery and Catherine ROGERS, Bailey Street, Westmead, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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