George HILL

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HILL, George

Service Number: 1101
Enlisted: 11 September 1914
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Pioneer Battalion
Born: Birmingham, England, March 1893
Home Town: Broken Hill, Broken Hill Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Northfield Church School, Worcestershire
Occupation: Miner
Died: Died of wounds, France, 17 November 1916
Cemetery: Bernafay Wood British Cemetery, Montauban
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

11 Sep 1914: Enlisted Australian Army, Private
20 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 1101, 10th Infantry Battalion
20 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 1101, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Adelaide
17 Nov 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1101, 1st Pioneer Battalion

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Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

His brother, Lieutenant Alfred Thomas Hill MC, of the 10th Battalion died of wounds on 30 May 1918 - Both were original members of the 10th Battalion.