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George Albert COLEMAN

Regimental number1520
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
AddressCollier Road, North Bayswater, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, John Patrick Coleman, Collier Road, North Bayswater, Western Australia
Enlistment date3 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 5 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal


Work near Ypres from 4-9 October 1917.
Recommendation date: 3 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 110
Date: 25 July 1918

Other detailsMedals: Meritorious Service Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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