George Anthony BOLAM

BOLAM, George Anthony

Service Numbers: 167, 177, V80802, V9103
Enlisted: 21 September 1914, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: Recruit Reception Depot
Born: Bendigo, Victoria, 9 May 1896
Home Town: Wedderburn, Loddon, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Railway labourer
Died: Natural causes (chronic nephritis), Heidelberg, Victoria, 4 December 1962, aged 66 years
Cemetery: Springvale Garden of Remembrance & Crematorium, Victoria
Cremated (06 Dec 1962)
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World War 1 Service

21 Sep 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 167, Melbourne, Victoria
22 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 167, 14th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
22 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 167, 14th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 167, 14th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
4 Jun 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 167, 14th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli, GSW (buttock)
1 Aug 1916: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 167, 14th Infantry Battalion, Medical discharge
13 Apr 1917: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 177
1 Oct 1918: Discharged AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 177, Discharge at own request due to being offered employment in the Federal Public Service.

World War 2 Service

5 Oct 1939: Enlisted Private, SN V80802, 12 Garrison Battalion
21 Feb 1940: Discharged Private, SN V80802, 12 Garrison Battalion
4 Nov 1940: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN V9103
4 Nov 1940: Enlisted Private, SN V9103
4 Nov 1940: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN V9103
3 Mar 1941: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN V9103
3 Mar 1941: Discharged Private, SN V9103, Recruit Reception Depot

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