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George Shaw STEWART

Regimental number2957
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationScholar
Address32 Flowers Street, Essendon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Rev Alexander Stewart, 32 Flowers Street, Essendon, Victoria
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 12 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2957A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 August 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lt William STEWART, 4th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death15 April 1969
Place of burialBox Hill Cemetery, Victoria

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