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George Alexander EMERTON

Regimental number30917
Place of birthOxley Island New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressJones Island, Manning River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, C Emerton, Jones Island, Manning River, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2612 Driver Manning Harold EMERTON, 1st Australian Division Train, returned to Australia, 12 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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