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George Washington TURNBULL

Regimental number28719
Place of birthRichmond, Victoria
SchoolMelbourne State School, Victoria
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinAunt, Mrs M Campbell, 199 Bagot Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 15, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 18 August 1917
Place of death or woundingHill 60, Belgium
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialLarch Wood (Railway Cutting) Cemetery (Plot I, Row J, Grave No. 16, buried near this spot.), Zillebeke, Larch Wood, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George Abraham Lincoln and Georginga TURNBULL. Native of Melbourne, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousin: Lieutenant Bruce Campbell.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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