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George Robert PAPWORTH

Regimental number3367
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPicture framer
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Herbert Henry Papworth, Edinburgh Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialSt. Pierre Cemetery (Plot IX, Row D, Grave No. 6), Amiens, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
124
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert and Susan PAPWORTH. Native of New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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