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Regimental number1173
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address29 Campbell Street, Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27.2
Height5' 7.5"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Madeline Guyatt, 29 Campbell Street, Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date26 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
FateReturned to Australia 8 March 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Discharge date25 May 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Willochra', 8 March 1917; discharged (medically unfit: neurasthenia and debility), Sydney, 25 May 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Re-enlisted in Special Service as 85838.

Death attributed to War Service.
Miscellaneous detailsSurname incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as GOYATT.
Date of death16 January 1944
Age at death55`
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, GUYATT George

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