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George Albert Ernest CLARKE

Regimental number5161
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressCamden, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Mrs V Campbell, Hampton Tea Gardens, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 February 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 September 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Discharge date13 May 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to War Service.
Date of death30 June 1944
Age at death61
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, CLARKE George Albert Ernest

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