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George Arthur COOMBES

Regimental number1755
Place of birthMount Gambier, South Australia
Other NamesGeorge Alfred Coombes
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWardsman
AddressGeneral Hospital, Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFriend, Albert Collier, General Hospital, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date16 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Australian General Hospital, Special Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Army General Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1916
Date of death25 May 1920
Place of burialToowoomba, Queensland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
182

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