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George Joseph HARRINGTON

Regimental number717
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBoatman
AddressTamba Pilot Station, Lismore, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Jane Harrington, 108 Wigram Road, Forest Lodge, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 5, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll717A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 9), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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