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George Melvyn ANDERSON

Regimental number1776
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address109 Cameron Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Samuel Anderson, 109 Cameron Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date16 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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