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George Henry WILSON

Regimental number2717
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address3 Coogee Street, Mount Hawthorne via Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs B Wilson, 3 Coogee Street, Mount Hawthorne via Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date21 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Battalion, Imperial Camel Corps
FateDied of wounds 12 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row F, Grave No. 98), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
10
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Annie Rose and the late Charles WILSON

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