George HURL MM

HURL, George

Service Numbers: 1812, S69736
Enlisted: 7 December 1915, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd (Northern Adelaide) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps
Born: Derry, Ireland, 25 January 1889
Home Town: Payneham, Norwood Payneham St Peters, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Motorman (Adelaide Tramways)
Died: Natural causes, Adelaide, South Australia, 19 May 1979, aged 90 years
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
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World War 1 Service

7 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1812, Adelaide, South Australia
11 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 1812, 5th Pioneer Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
11 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 1812, 5th Pioneer Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Adelaide
26 Sep 1917: Honoured Military Medal, Polygon Wood
28 Nov 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 57th Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

11 Apr 1942: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN S69736, Adelaide, South Australia
12 Apr 1942: Involvement Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN S69736, 2nd (Northern Adelaide) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps, Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
21 Dec 1943: Discharged Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN S69736, 2nd (Northern Adelaide) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps

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Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

Previously served three years Irish Guards, British Army