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George Victor NEGRO

Regimental number2919
Place of birthRichmond Victoria
OccupationBread carter
Address56 Bateman Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Henry Gus Negro, 56 Bateman Street, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date16 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 November 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1250 Pte Clement Albert NEGRO, 22nd Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 18 December 1918; 1294 Lance Corporal Frederick James NEGRO, 14th Bn, killed in action, 8 August 1915.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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