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George Edward WALSH

Regimental number3959
Place of birthN/A Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressSwansea, Keath Street, Dulwich Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, W J Walsh, Rand Street, Shepparton, Victoria
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Details
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Medals

Military Medal

'For bravery in the Field.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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