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George Alex Fraser BREMNER

Regimental number6043
Place of birthInverness, Scotland
SchoolChurch of England School, (?) Inverness, Scotland
Other trainingNil
Age on arrival in Australia17
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressAdelaide Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Florence May Bremner, Brisbane GPO, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name George Alexander
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 12), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
103
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Mary BREMNER; husband of Florence May BREMNER, 11 Munni Street, Newtown, New South Wales. Born at Inverness, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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