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George Alexander LOW

Regimental number6050
Place of birthFair Hill, Yandina, Queensland
SchoolFair Hill State School, Yandina, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCane grower
AddressGootchie, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Low, Gootchie, NC Line, Queensland
Enlistment date29 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
FateDied of disease 29 January 1918
Place of death or woundingEngland
Date of death29 January 1918
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialAt Sea
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
76
Family/military connectionsBrother: 49 Lance Corporal Ewen Chambers LOW, 31st Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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