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George Henry FOSTER

Regimental number22056
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
Address35 Davies Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Height5' 8"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFather, G.R. Foster, same address
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 December 1917
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameEngineering Field Companies, General Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 21 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Draft Reinforcements Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1919
Discharge date21 January 1920
Other details

War service: England

Commenced return to Australia on board HT .Nestor', 1 November 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 15 December 1919; discharged, Sydney, 21 January 1920.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, FOSTER George Henry

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