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Army Number: NX47528Image not available
Surname: CHOAT
First Names: George James
Known as:
Rank: Pte.
Next of Kin: Mrs. Rosetta TULLY
Date of Birth: 14/3/1920
Place of Birth: Murwillumbah, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 30/8/1940
Locality on Enlistment: Tyalgum, NSW
Place of Enlistment: Newcastle, NSW
Date taken on strength: 12/11/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: 1st Infantry Training Battalion, Tamworth, NSW (6th Infantry Training Brigade)
Company: D
Platoon: 17
Section:
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties:
Train to Thailand (if applicable) :
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 15/1/1942
Cemetery: Singapore Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Column 132
Memorial: Murwillumbah, NSW
Information: Admitted 2 BCD (Mumps) on 21/8/1941; rejoined Unit on 4/9/1941; detached to 27 Aust. Inf. Bde. on 11/12/1941; rejoined 2/30 Bn on 30/12/1941; killed in action KiA Gemas on 15/1/1942, "D" Company position, 500 yards forward near railway line; Service Record and DVA Nominal Roll shows DOB as 28/11/1916
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