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Godfrey Laurence COLE

Regimental number4398
Place of birthTyabb, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationNurseryman
AddressTyabb, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, G G Cole, Tyabb, Victoria
Enlistment date24 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 6973 Pte Harry Theodore COLE, 7th Bn, died of wounds, 9 August 1918;
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 December 1958
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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