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George Cecil WATKINS

Regimental number2275
Place of birthCardwell Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressCardwell, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Watkins, Cardwell, Queensland
Enlistment date27 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Date of death4 December 1958
Place of burialCardwell Cemetery

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