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George Ernest SKETCHLEY

Regimental number1923
Place of birthGrafton New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBootmaker
AddressTweed Heads, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs Irene Eliza Sketchley, care or F J Bradley, Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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