The AIF Project

George SHEEN

Regimental number2775
Place of birthKoroit Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressIllowa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Sheen, Illowa, Victoria
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2774 Pte Albert SHEEN, 58th Bn, died of wounds, 25 October 1917.
Date of death16 January 1925
Place of burialTower Hill Cemetery

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