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George Hugh ECCLES

Regimental number26315
Place of birthBarcaldine Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressMusgrave Street, The Range, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Eccles, Musgrave Street, The Range, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 21, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/131/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 14 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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