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Soldier profiles

Name : DOBSON, GEORGE
Service Number : NX97180
Date of Birth : 07/11/1907
Place of Birth : BERRIGAN, NSW
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Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 08/07/1942
Locality on Enlistment : BRIGHTON, NSW
Place of Enlistment : PADDINGTON, NSW
Next of Kin : DOBSON, ELSIE
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : SERGEANT
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
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Discharged : 20/07/1943
Date Died : N/A
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : N/A
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : N/A
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 5663087 [NOT EXAMINED], Barcode 6292536 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll

Background : Band Sergeant at Kapooka. Taught music after the war. Expert trumpet player. Composed 'The Kapooka March' and 'Who Put The Poo In Kapooka'. Has music cd's on Trove for his Jazz Band. The music is from the 40's.