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William George BALDWIN

Regimental number3366
Place of birthDelegate, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBairnsdale PO, Bairnsdale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 7"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinFather, George Baldwin, Junee, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 1 month in the '1st Expeditionary Force'; discharged because of measles.
Enlistment date20 October 1914
Place of enlistmentBairnsdale, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1915
Discharge date29 April 1915
Other details

War service: Egypt

No Form B103 on file

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Ulysses', 13 February 1915; discharged (medically unfit: epilepsy: pre-existing condition), Melbourne, 29 April 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 August 1965
SourcesNAA: B2455, BALDWIN William George

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