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George BIGNELL

Regimental number2389
Place of birthMurwillumbah New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinWife, Mrs Janet Laurie Bignell, Murwillumbah, Tweed River, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 April 1947

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