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George William HENDERSON

Regimental number13159
Place of birthShipwrights Point, Tasmania
SchoolState School
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressQueenstown, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W Henderson, Queenstown, Tasmania
Enlistment date13 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Malwa on 21 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 7 October 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialCemetery Detail does not record burial site. Place of Death listed as France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
13
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of George HENDERSON. Native of Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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