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George Henry TURNER

Regimental number613
Place of birthSingleton, New South Wales
SchoolSingleton Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
AddressCastlereagh Street, Singleton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Turner, Castlereagh Street, Singleton, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll05/03/1216
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 March 1917
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row G, Grave No. 12), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Charlotte TURNER, Castlereagh Street, Singleton, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsCousin: William Hurley. Cousin: George Hurley. Cousin: J. Turner. Cousin: John Turner, M.M.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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