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Geoffrey Robert IRVINE

Regimental number105
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanical engineer
AddressMillstream via Roebourne, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, C R R Ivine, Millstream via Roebourne, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Headquarters, Section 1, Section 2 and Section 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 22 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 31 July 1915
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 13), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Claude and Ella IRVINE. Native of Launceston, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsUncles: 7013 Pte Arthur Douglas GAUNT MSM, 5th Bn, returned to Australia, 6 July 1919; [1991] 2nd Lt Frederick Archer GAUNT, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 24 September 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName listed on Embarkation Roll as Godfrey Robert IRVINE.

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