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George SHEARER

Regimental number6884A
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressYarraville, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J. Shearer, 3 Ballarat Street, Yarraville, Victoria
Enlistment date10 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 20th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 June 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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