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Frederick William GEORGE

Regimental number5373
Place of birthBathurst, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBrick maker
Address3 Pine Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, W George, 3 Pine Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of illness Randwick Hospital, Sydney. Invalided home through illness contracted on active service in France.
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Age at death26.11
Place of burialWaverley Cemetery
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
160
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Emily GEORGE. Nataive of Bathurst, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 642 Driver Alexander Henry GEORGE
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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