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George William WILSON

Regimental number4048
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHairdresser
AddressWattle Grove, Beaconsfield, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, J G Wilson, Wattle Grove, Beaconsfield, Tasmania
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 January 1918
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 4), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
68
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John George and Hannah WILSON

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