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George Alexander FINLAY

Regimental number29940
Place of birthCampbell Town Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPastoralist
AddressCambelltown, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, G L Finlay, Campbelltown, Tasmania
Previous military service20th ALH
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 120
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Work near Proyart on 19-20 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 29 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 10-9
Date: 15 September 1919

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