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George Joseph GREGORY

Regimental number680
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Walter James Gregory, Magill, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23.8
Height6' 0.25"
Weight190 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Winstanley, Magill, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 February 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 41), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Payneham Cemetery, South Australia. Son of Mrs Alice Winstanley (formerly GREGORY), Hectorville, South Australia (d. 28 August 1928, aged 65; bu Payneham) and the late Walter James GREGORY (d. 7 November 1910, aged 52; bu. Payneham). Photo: Brian McLauchlan
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: 1131 Pte John Frederick William McDONALD, 9th Light Horse Regiment attached, died of disease, 21 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, GREGORY George Joseph

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