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George Weir CONNELL

Regimental number4753
Date of birth28 April 1892
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBank clerk
AddressChatswood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Connell, 'Milbrae', Archer Street, Chatswood, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 March 1962
Age at death69
Place of burialYass Cemetery, New South Wales

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