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William George COBB

Regimental number1229
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address11 Green Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMr George Mark Cobb, 11 Green Street, Richmond, Victoria
Previous military service25th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death25 January 1922

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