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George Archibald Allan Guthrie

Name on Board GAA Guthrie
Name on Service
George Archibald Allan  Guthrie
Enlistment Age 20
Occupation Labourer
Place of Birth Williamstown, Vic
Next of Kin Lucy Elizabeth Guthrie (remarried name Outen)
Address 125 Hannan St, North Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 12/07/1915
Service No. 4503
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Sydney
Embarkation Date 16/02/1916
Embarkation Ship HMAT Ballarat
Unit on Embarkation 13th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 9/04/1918
Unit on Death 54th Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Private
Cause of Death KIA
Place of Wounding/
Corbie, France
Cemetery or Memorial Aubigny British Cemetery, Aubigny, Picardie, France
Additional Information Attended St Marys Roman Catholic School, Williamstown.  Prior to enlisting he worked as a Stevedore. Prior to enlisting in the AIF, in July 1914, George Guthrie was part of the naval contingent that went to Rabaul, where he contracted Malaria.
Additional References Williamstown Chronicle, Saturday 4 May 1918, p2
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