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George Albert DONNELLY

Regimental number1183
Place of birthKempsey, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSmiths Creek, Kempsey, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, R Donnelly, Smiths Creek, Kempsey, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Company Engineers
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHard life in the bush and two years bridge building with Lawson Bros.
FateDied of wounds 4 September 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave No. 122), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Ross and Rose Hannah DONNELLY, Kempsey, New South Wales

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