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George Gibbons COLEBATCH

Regimental number63948
Date of birth7 August 1894
Place of birthMagill, South Australia
SchoolPublic School and Technical College, Broken Hill, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHyde Park, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, G G Colebatch, 65 Park Street, Hyde Park, South Australia
Enlistment date6 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, General Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 29 October 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Australian General Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 25 September 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2332 Warrant Officer Class II Hector Edwin COLEBATCH, 48th Bn, killed in action, 11 April 1917; 3044 Pte Harold Gordon COLEBATCH, 41st Bn, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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