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George Donald RENTON

Regimental number1520
Place of birthHarrisville Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationRailway storeman
Address12 King Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Alice Renton, 12 King Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 29 May 1916
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery (Portion Church of England, Plot 8, Row 8, Grave No. 17), Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
7
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Father of Robert RENTON. native of Harrietville, Victoria

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