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George Henry SHIPLEY

Regimental number3238
Place of birthBathurst New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLindfield, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Esther May Shipley, Queen's Road, Lindfield, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil.
Enlistment date15 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateDied of disease 24 November 1918
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialBusigny Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VIII, Row B, Grave No. 21), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Mary SHIPLEY; husband of Mrs E. SHIPLEY, Lindfield, New South Wales. Native of Capertee, New South Wales

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