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George Allan BRYCE

Regimental number3127
Place of birthCrowlands, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33.10
Height5' 8.5"
Weight170 lbs
Next of kinFather, George Allan Bryce, Elmhurst, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil (previously rejected on account of varicose veins)
Enlistment date7 November 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1917
Discharge date26 July 1917
Other details

War service: England

Embarked Fremantle, 23 December 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 16 February 1916.

Marched in to 12th Training Bn, Codford, 6 March 1917.

Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 11 April 1917.

Admitted to Verne Citadel, Portland, 20 April 1917 (catarrh); marched out to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 20 May 1917, for return to Australia.

Commenced return to Australia, 23 May 1917; discharged (medically unfit: stiff right big toe), Perth, 26 July 1917.

Medal: British War Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BRYCE George Allan

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