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George Henry HURRELL

Regimental number6124
Place of birthEngland
Age on arrival in Australia12
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinSon, G H Hurrell, State Orphanage, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 January 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death38
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialGuards' Cemetery (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 2), Lesboeufs, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
76
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Native of England
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law Patrick Bergin served.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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