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George Lindsay BROCK

Regimental number36092
Place of birthSemaphore, South Australia
SchoolSt Peter's College, Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMaggea, Waikerie Line, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30.3
Height5' 11.5"
Weight161 lbs
Next of kinFather, Thomas Alsop Brock, Semaphore, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in the Senior Cadets (Volunteers); unit disbanded.
Enlistment date8 June 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 28
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 21 June 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death33.6
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 2), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lieutenant Halcombe Ferrier BROCK, 3rd Light Horse, killed in action, Gallipoli, 2 June 1915.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BROCK George Lindsay

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