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George Ernest ORTH

Regimental number4501
Place of birthMudgee New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressCropley Street, Rhodes, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, G E Orth, Cropley Street, Rhodes, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 November 1970
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium

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