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George Patrick Richard BUCKLEY

Regimental number2808
Place of birthCoonabarabran New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressWindurong, Gulargambone, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Ellen Buckley, 'Girrawa,' Coonabarabran, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on 8 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 770 Sergeant Horace William BUCKLEY, 1st Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 29 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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