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George Wilfred WEBB

Regimental number6843
Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address14 Wickham Street, Wickham, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 7.5"
Weight175 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs M Webb, 114 Wickham Street, Wickham, Newcastle, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 August 1916
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Nicholson on 8 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Pryphena WEBB
Discharge date30 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Lancashire', 7 February 1919; arrived Melbourne, 24 March 1919, for disembarkation and onward travel to Sydney; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 30 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death18 June 1937
Age at death44
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, WEBB George Wilfred

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