George Cyril BUSBY


BUSBY, George Cyril

Service Number: 1523
Enlisted: 5 January 1915, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Watford, Hertfordshire, England, 1892
Home Town: Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Callow Land Elementary Boys School, Watford, Hertfordshire, England
Occupation: Valet
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 3 September 1915
Cemetery: Lone Pine Cemetery, ANZAC
Plot 11, Row D, Grave 17
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

5 Jan 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1523, 2nd (SA) Battalion VDC, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
11 Feb 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1523, 2nd Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
11 Feb 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1523, 2nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Seang Choon, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Arrived in Australia aged 16 years

Next of kin given as his sister S Jones of 968X, Pinner Police Station, Middlesex, England

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