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George Rignold WOOD

Regimental number13112
Place of birthMoonee Ponds, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSeaman
AddressWhytecliffe and Lower Street, Albion, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kate Wood, Sandgate Road, Albion, Queensland
Enlistment date3 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameSanitary Section 3, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/78/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 18 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 20 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Kate WOOD
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3241A Pte Charles Joseph WOOD, 1st Bn, returned to Australia, 24 January 1918; 13111 Pte Thomas William Augustine WOOD, 11th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 20 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 156 George WOOD for first period of service.
Age at death34
Place of burialToowong Cemetery, Queensland

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