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 George Fergus Greig

George Fergus Greig

Birth
Victoria, Australia
Death 8 May 1915
Gallipoli, Canakkale, Turkey
Burial Caulfield South, Glen Eira City, Victoria, Australia
Memorial ID 153862393 · View Source
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WW1 A.I.F.
Regimental number: 407
Place of birth: West Brunswick, Victoria
School: King Street State School, Melbourne, Victoria
Religion: Presbyterian
Occupation: Tramway motorman
Address: 540 Spencer Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Marital status: Single
Age at embarkation: 23
Next of kin: Mrs Greig, 540 Spencer Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military service: Served as Sergeant, Scottish Regiment; Captain, 61st Regiment, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date: 17 August 1914
Rank on enlistment: Sergeant
Unit name: 7th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number: 23/24/1
Embarkation details: Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal Roll: Warrant Officer Class II
Unit from Nominal Roll: 7th Battalion
Killed in Action 8 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records: 23
Place of burial: No known grave
Commemoration details: Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Parents: George and Mary A. Greig, Moonya Road, Murrumbeena, Victoria
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous details: Family name incorrectly recorded on Embarkation Roll as GRIEG


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  • Created by: GA Firefighter
  • Added: 17 Oct 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 153862393
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Fergus Greig (unknown–8 May 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153862393, citing Brighton General Cemetery, Caulfield South, Glen Eira City, Victoria, Australia ; Maintained by GA Firefighter (contributor 47269205) .