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George Thomson SHIELDS

Regimental number4922
Place of birthKensington Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address24 Combermere Street, Essendon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, S Shields, 24 Combermere Street, Essendon, Victoria
Enlistment date28 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Date of death3 June 1959
Place of burialBrighton General Cemetery

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