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George Francis Jack NEEDHAM

Regimental number27571
Place of birthBurra South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank accountant
Address13 George Street, Parkside, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Miss E D Needham, C/o Union Bank of Australia, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 14, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/41/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateKilled (aeroplane accident) 23 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialLeighterton Church Cemetery, Boxwell-with-Leighterton, Gloucestershire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
188
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard John and Emma Plumb NEEDHAM. Native of Adelaide

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