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George Frederick COOK

Regimental number2638
Place of birthMaryborough, Victoria
SchoolSherwood State School, Qld
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarter
AddressSherwood, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elsie Matilda Cook, Sherwood, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied Alderney Isolation Hospital, Poole, England, CSM.
FateDied of disease 24 April 1917
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialWareham Cemetery (Plot B, Row D, Grave No. 14), Dorset
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
55
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Elizabeth COOK; husband of Elsie M. COOK, Alexandria Street, Booval, Queensland
Family/military connectionsFather

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