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George Ernest Archer RUSSELL

Regimental number147
Place of birthPort Pirie South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
AddressLandsdowne Terrace, Yatala, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinBrother, A J Russell, Landsdowne Terrace, Yatala, South Australia
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name3rd Field Ambulance, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2420 Pte Norman John RUSSELL, 27th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1919
Other details

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

Date of death24 August 1960
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium

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