|Place of birth||Dublin, Ireland|
|Address||c/o R R Wilson, Bank of Australasia, Korumburra, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Father, George Booker, Manager, Caledonian Insurance Company, Dublin, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Field Ambulance 4, Reinforcement 1|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||26/47/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Motor Transport Section|
|Fate||Returned to Australia|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Fremantle on 'Mashobra', 8 February 1915.
Admitted to 21st Ras-el-Tin General Hospital, Alexandria, 24 June 1915; transferred from Base Depot to Gallipoli, 8 July 1915. Admitted to hospital, 19 August 1915 (bullet wound, lip); disembarked Alexandria from HS 'Guildford Castle', 28 August 1915; discharged to Convalescent Camp, Mustapha, 9 September 1915; transferred to 1st Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 17 September 1915; to No 3 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 5 October 1915; rejoined 4th Australian Field Ambulance, 7 December 1915.
Admitted to Convalescent Depot, Helouan, 15 January 1916; discharged to unit, 23 February 1916; taken on strength of Australian Mechanical Transport Service, Gamiah, 23 February 1916.
Embarked Alexandria and proceeded to join the British Expeditionary Force, 10 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 17 June 1916.
Found guilty, 14 July 1916, of being absent without leave, 12.00 pm, 14 July, to 2.00 pm, 14 July 1916: awarded 7 days' confinement to barracks.
Admitted to 1st Australian General Hospital, Rouen, 29 July 1916 (painful scar). Transferred to British Mechanical Transport Division upon discharge, 7 August 1916, and taken on strength, 24 August 1916. Transferred to 2nd Australian Ammunition Sub-Park, 12 August 1916, and taken on strength, 14 August 1916.
Admitted to Field Ambulance, 24 March 1917 (influenza); discharged to unit; 25 March 1917; granted leave to United Kingdom, 23 July 1917; rejoined unit from leave, 2 August 1917.
Admitted to 7th Field Ambulance, 22 September 1917 (put under observation); discharged to unit, 2 October 1917; attached to Australian Mechanical Transport Service, Chelsea, 14 October 1917, and taken on strength, 16 October 1917.
Admitted to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 24 April 1918 (gastric ulcer); discharged to unit, 9 May 1918. Admitted to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 14 May 1918 (gun shot wound, groin); struck off strength of Australian Mechanical Transport Service, 14 May 1918; discharged to duty, 18 June 1918, and attached to Australian Mechanical Transport Service, Chelsea; struck off strength of Australian Mechanical Transport Service, 3 July 1918; marched into AASC, Parkhouse, 5 July 1918.
Admitted to Parkhouse Hospital, 18 July 1918; discharged to duty, 23 July 1918; attached to Australian Mechanical Transport Service, Chelsea, 4 September 1918; granted 75 days' leave under 1914 scheme, 9 November 1918; marched into Administrative Headquarters, London, 26 January 1919; marched into RBAA, Heytisbury, 3 February 1919; marched into 1st Training Bn, Sutton Veny, 21 February 1919; granted leave to attend course, Dumfries, 1 August 1919; rejoined unit from leave, 19 September 1919, and moved out to DAAG.
Commenced returrn to Australia on HT 'Pakeha', 6 October 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 24 November 1919. Discharged Melbourne, 8 December 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal.
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BOOKER George|