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George Grant Gregory FERGUSON

Regimental number3710
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) College, Ipswich, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mr Norman Weldon, solicitor, Brisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Anne Ferguson, Brisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date9 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A45 Hessen on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 21 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death25
Place of burialBecourt Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row V, Grave No. 20), Becordel-Becourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Jane Ann FERGUSON, Brisbane Street, Ipswich, Queensland

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