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George Murray COLLINS

Regimental number5666
Place of birthQueensland
SchoolState School, Maryborough, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
Address194 Hunter Street Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs F H L Collins, 194 Norton Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery (Grave No. 1079), New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
35
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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