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George ELDER

Regimental number8045
Place of birthWestgate England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPoultry farmer
AddressPeninsular Road, Msaylands, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs E M Elder, Peninsular Road, Maylands, Western Australia
Enlistment date8 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board SS Canberra on 23 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Work near Morcourt on 8 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 13 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Date of death28 September 1960
Place of burialGuildford Cemetery

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