|Place of birth||Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Cronulla, Unwin's Bridge Road, St Peters, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Father, G Bamford, Cronulla, Urwin's Bridge Road, St Peters, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||17th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/34/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||55th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Allotted to and proceeded to join 55th Bn, 16 February 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Detached to Divisional Gas School, 3 June 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, from detachment, 6 June 1917.
On leave, 5 July 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, from leave, 18 July 1917.
Appointed Corporal, 30 August 1917.
Detached to England for duty with 14th Training Bn, Hurdcott, 30 September 1917; marched in to Hurdcott, 2 October 1917.
Attended 16th Rifle Course, School of Musketry, Tidworth, 6 December 1917-8 January 1918: qualified as 1st Class 'with a fair knowledge of the Lewis gun'.
Proceeded overseas to France, 30 January 1918; rejoined 55th Bn, in the field, 17 February 1918.
Appointed Temporary Sergeant, 24 May 1918; Sergeant, 28 August 1918.
Detached to 14th Brigade School, 13 October 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 4 November 1918.
On leave to United Kingdom, 8 November 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, from leave, 28 November 1918.
Marched out to England for return to Australia, 24 January 1919; marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 1 February 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Trasos Montes', 8 April 1919; disembarked Sydney, 25 May 1919; discharged, Sydney, 18 July 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BAMFORD George|