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George William CUMMINGS

Regimental number1687
Place of birthMaryborough Queensland
SchoolState school, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressNanango, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William George Cummings, Nanango, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 March 1918
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death22.9
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialWytschaete Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 6), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
118
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Frances CUMMINGS, Nanango, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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