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George Vernon TILBURY

Regimental number1789
Place of birthHorndean England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
AddressHorndean, Hampshire, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, David Tilbury, Horndean, Hamshire, England
Enlistment date17 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
114
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Annie TILBURY, Thorndean Hants, England

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