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George Samuel BURTON

Regimental number1206
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
SchoolPrincess Hill State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
Address111 Smith Street, Highgate Hill, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Burton, 111 Smith Street, Highgate Hill, Perth, Western Australia
Previous military service22nd Army Medical Corps; Nil
Enlistment date7 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Stationary Hospital 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/71/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A55 Kyarra on 14 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollC. Trsp.
FateReturned to Australia 11 July 1918
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death35
Date of death9 May 1967
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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