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George Leslie CUCEL

Regimental number3503
Place of birthFitzroy Victoria
SchoolJames Street School, Perth, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
Address225 Newcastle Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Cucel, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 March 1918
Place of death or woundingHamel, France
Age at death22
Place of burialDoullens Communal Cemetery Extension No. 1 (Plot VI, Row F, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
152
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frank and Annie CUCEL, York Road via Midland Junction, Western Australia. Native of Perth, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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