George James ANDERSON

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ANDERSON, George James

Service Number: 773
Enlisted: 9 February 1915, Chiltern, Victoria, Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 22nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Broadmeadw, New South Wales, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Newcastle, Hunter Region, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in action, France, 18 August 1918, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Heath Cemetery, Picardie
Plot V1, Row G, Grave 11, Heath Cemetery, Harbonnieres, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Shire of Chiltern Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

9 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Chiltern, Victoria, Australia
10 May 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 773, 22nd Infantry Battalion
10 May 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 773, 22nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne

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Biography

22 Battalion

Rank - Private

4 May 1917 - Wounded in action. Gunshot wound to right shoulder

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

Son of James and Catherine Anderson, of Rhondda, New South Wales