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George Shirley WEST

Regimental number3078
Place of birthWarialda New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrick yards, Warialda, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Stephen West, Brick Yards, Warialda, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Karmala on 3 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 September 1962
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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