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Regimental number2399
Place of birthMiddlesbrough England
OccupationAttendant, Hospital for Insane
Address'Alpha', Weston Street, Rosehill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J Greenshields, 54 Samuelson Street, Newport, Middlesborough, England
Enlistment date11 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2400 Pte Edward George GREENSHIELDS, 3rd Bn, returned to Australia, 19 February 1919.
Date of death21 May 1959
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium

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