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George Ernest FAIRMAN

Regimental number1035
Place of birthBexley, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Addressc/o Mrs Marian Fairman, 399 High Street, Northcote, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Height5' 4.5"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Marian Fairman, 399 High Street, Northcote, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 September 1917
Place of enlistmentPontville, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 2 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Marian FAIRMAN
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, England

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Zealandia', 26 November 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 7 Janaury 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 8 March 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death22 July 1939
Age at death56
Place of burialPreston Cemetery, England
SourcesNAA: B2455, FAIRMAN George Ernest

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