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George Emmett FORD

Regimental number5379
Place of birthAlbert Park Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSignal fitter
Address40 Elizabeth Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Mr C Ford, 82 Raleigh Street, Thornbury, Victoria
Enlistment date14 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 January 1919
Date of death11 September 1956
Place of burialCheltenham Memorial Park Cemetery

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