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George Alfred HARVEY

Regimental number4202
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor mechanic
Address2 Evans Street,Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23.11
Height5' 4.25"
Weight106 lbs
Next of kinFather, G.A. Harvey, 2 Evans Street, Rozelle, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name George Albert
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board Ht 'Barambah', 8 April 1917; discharged (medically unfit: pulmonary tuberculosis), Sydney, 6 July 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 May 1959
Age at death65
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, HARVEY George Alfred

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