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George John CLAUGHTON

Regimental number4166
Place of birthWilliamstown, Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationRailway employee
Address19 Robb Street, Essendon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Mr L Claughton, 19 Robb Street, Essendon, Victoria
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Essendon Baptist Church Roll of Honor ('For King and Empire'), Victoria.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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