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George KNOWLES

Regimental number1240
Place of birthCardiff Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressKing Street, Silverton, Devonshire, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Emma Knowles, King Street, Silverton, Devon, England
Enlistment date6 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 9 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 11 July 1917
Other detailsName given on headstone as George Henry KNOWLES.
Date of death1973
Age at death84
Place of burialBenalla Cemetery, Victoria

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