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George Frederick COLEMAN

Regimental number1904
Place of birthCooks Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationIronworker
Address19 Corlette Street, Cooks Hill, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, T Coleman, 19 Corlotte Street, Cooks Hill, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 8 July 1915 - 20th Bn 3rd Reinforcements; taken on strength 18th Bn 29 September 1915; wounded Pozieres, France 24 July 1916; promoted Cpl 28 February 1917.
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingMenin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death21
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot V, Row L, Grave No. 8), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
85

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