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George William SHAW

Regimental number1770
Place of birthBrighton Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressAccount No 19277 State Savings Bank, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Jane Shaw, High Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 November 1958
Age at death69
Place of burialKyabram Cemetery, Victoria

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