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George HOUSTON

Regimental number2207
Place of birthBelfast Ireland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationButcher
AddressBeech Forest, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, G Houston, Ballyhachamore, Belfast, County Down, Ireland
Enlistment date29 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 September 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row B, Grave No. 13), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172

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