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Soldier profiles

Name : DOULTREE, GEORGE WILLIAM
Service Number : VX46099
Date of Birth : 06/02/1905
Place of Birth : STRATFORD, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment :
Date of Enlistment : 11/07/1940
Locality on Enlistment : SALE, VIC
Place of Enlistment : CAULFIELD, VIC
Next of Kin : DOULTREE, H
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) :
Theatres of War : SYRIA
Actions : FORT MERDJAYOUN (SYRIA)
Wounded (date / details) : 17/06/1941 0530 FORT MERDJAYOUN (SYRIA) MACHINE GUN BULLET IN ANKLE
Discharged : 07/05/1942
Date Died : ??/09/1971
Age at Death : 66
Community Roll of Honour : N/A
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : SPRINGVALE BOTANICAL CEMETERY, MELBOURNE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA. BANKSIA. WALL ZE. NICHE 26.
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) : SYRIA
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : BEIRUT HOSPITAL (SYRIA)
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : BEIRUT HOSPITAL (SYRIA)
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : NO
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6137370 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Past article (size 358kB),   Past article (size 70kB)

Background : Date of service 14/09/1971 (cremated).