George Nepean Rogers

First Name: 
George
Middle Name: 
Nepean
Last Name: 
Rogers
Date Enlisted: 
Monday, September 25, 1916
Rank at Enlistment: 
Private
Rank at Discharge: 
Private
Unit: 
7th Reinforcement
Company: 
46th Battalion
Service: 
Infantry
Awards: 
British War Medal
Victory Medal
1914-15 Star
Details: 

George Nepean Rogers (Service No 2975) was born in Penrith, N.S.W.

He enlisted at Newcastle when he was 27 years old. George was married to Emma Eliza, who was named as his next of kin. On George's enlistment papers he recorded Emma's address as care of the Post Office, Thirroul, N.S.W.

George was assigned to the 46th Battalion, 7th Reinforcements, soon after enlisting.

He embarked from Sydney on the SS Port Napier with his unit, on 17 November 1916.

George served in France, returning to Australia, on the SS Port Napier, on 12 May 1919.

Sources: 
NAA: B2455 ROGERS GEORGE NEPEAN

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