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George Henry RUSE

Regimental number3286
Place of birthLiskeard England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTram conductor
AddressWatkin Street, Prospect, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs E M Ruse, Watkin Street, Prospect, South Australia
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 7 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialDoullens Communal Cemetery Extension No. 1 (Plot VI, Row D, Grave No. 64), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Louisa RUSE; husband of Edith RUSE, Brookfield, Catherine Street, Clapham, South Australia. Native of Devon, England

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