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George Dyer BAKER

Regimental number7197
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressNorth Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J W Baker, 24 McKean Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date24 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6924A Pte John Frederick BAKER, 21st Bn, returned to Australia, 15 February 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 March 1973

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