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George Henry PRIESTLY

Regimental number2191
Other NamesPRIESTLEY
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMartin's Creek, via Paterson, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, George Priestly, Martin's Creek, via Paterson, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 11 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialWarlencourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row K, Grave No. 14) France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
30
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Spelt PRIESTLEY. Parents: George and Grace Bertha PRIESTLY, of Gostwyck, Martin's Creek, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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