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George BOND

AddressNewtown Road, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorothea Bond, Newtown Road, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name26th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Able leadership of Company in attack; also valuable consolidation work under heavy shell fire. (Pozieres).
Recommendation date: 16 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1917

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