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George Watt SHIELL

Regimental number2779
Place of birthChirnside England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTailor's cutter
Address3 Auburn Terrace, Goulburn, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Nellie Shiell, 3 Auburn Terrace, Goulburn, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 July 1918

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