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George Thomas FINLAY

Regimental number5009
Place of birthPaddington, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Finlay, Wilson Street, Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary Ann FINLAY
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 July 1942
Age at death59
Place of burialToowong Cemetery, Queensland

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