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George William Bischoff CLARE

Regimental number1966
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionProtestant
OccupationClerk
AddressNewham, near Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, William Clare, Newham, near Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military service40th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: 17 July 1918

FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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