George GAVENS

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GAVENS, George

Service Number: 4695
Enlisted: 28 August 1915
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 24th Infantry Battalion
Born: Mount Gambier , date not yet discovered
Home Town: Mount Gambier, Mount Gambier, South Australia
Schooling: Mount Gambier Public and High Schools
Occupation: Travelling Salesman
Died: Killed in action aged 31 years, Vicinity Heilly, France, 15 June 1918, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Ribemont Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme
Memorials: Mount Gambier M1 War Memorial*, Mount Gambier PHR 1 RSL Pictorial Honour Roll*
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World War 1 Service

28 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 4695, 24th Infantry Battalion
4 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 4695, 24th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '14' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Euripides embarkation_ship_number: A14 public_note: ''
15 Jun 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 4695, 24th Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front"

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