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George Gustav SIMON

Regimental number2352
Place of birthYongala South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Simon, Canowie Belt, South Australia
Enlistment date7 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Persia on 10 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 February 1955
Age at death59
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 21, Grave No. 71), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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