George WATSON

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WATSON, George

Service Number: 959
Enlisted: 27 March 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 49th Infantry Battalion
Born: Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia, March 1896
Home Town: Bothwell, Central Highlands, Tasmania
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: SW to back, 12th Australian Clearing Station, France, 24 November 1916
Cemetery: Bernafay Wood British Cemetery, Montauban
Bernafay Wood British Cemetery (Row I, Grave 41), Montauban, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

27 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 959, 40th Infantry Battalion
1 Jul 1916: Involvement Private, SN 959, 40th Infantry Battalion
1 Jul 1916: Embarked Private, SN 959, 40th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Berrima, Hobart
31 Oct 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 49th Infantry Battalion
24 Nov 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 959, 49th Infantry Battalion, SW Back penetrating chest. DOW
24 Nov 1916: Involvement Private, SN 959, 49th Infantry Battalion

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