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George DRYSDALE

Regimental number870
Place of birthNorth Sydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoilermaker
Address30 Blues Point Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ada Drysdale, 30 Blues Point Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death8 May 1972

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