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George GUY

Regimental number1020
Place of birthChiltern, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressChiltern Valley No. 2, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 9"
Weight145 lbs
Next of kinFather, A. Guy, Chiltern Valley No. 2, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 January 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 August 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date19 October 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Boorara', 23 August 1917; discharged (medically unfit: functional disease of the heart), Brisbane, 19 October 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 March 1957
Age at death63
Place of burialWoden Cemetery, ACT
SourcesNAA: B2455, GUY George

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