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George Percy COLLENS

Regimental number3027
Place of birthMaryborough, Victoria
AddressNewnham, Albany Crescent, Surrey Hills, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, W H Collens, Newnham, Albany Crescent, Surrey Hills, Victoria
Enlistment date29 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal

Recommendation date: 13 January 1919

FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919

Meritorious Service Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

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