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George Griffin Roy MILLS

Regimental number6417
Place of birthMenangle, New South Wales
SchoolMt Hunter Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressCamden, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W Mills, Camden, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 1 year in the Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date23 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 April 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialNamps-Au-Val British Cemetery (Plot II, Row B , Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
83
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Sarah MILLS, Camden, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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