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George Danford NEAVE

Regimental number685
Place of birthHog Bay, Kangaroo Island, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressPenneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs S F Neave, Kangaroo Island, South Australia
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 September 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No. 6), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel Francis and Julia Harriet NEAVE, Hog Bay, Kangaroo Island, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6122 Pte Edgar Charles NEAVE, 27th Bn, died of pneumonia off Freetown, West Africa, 19 December 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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