George Edward TILBROOK


TILBROOK, George Edward

Service Number: 3039
Enlisted: 7 June 1915, Enlisted at Keswick
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 48th Infantry Battalion
Born: Tailem Bend, South Australia, 16 June 1892
Home Town: Tailem Bend, Murray Bridge, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Bricklayer
Died: Killed in Service, Pozieres, France, 5 August 1916, aged 24 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Tailem Bend and District Honour Roll, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

7 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3039, Enlisted at Keswick
14 Sep 1915: Involvement Private, SN 3039, 16th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières
14 Sep 1915: Embarked Private, SN 3039, 16th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ballarat, Adelaide
5 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3039, 48th Infantry Battalion, Battle for Pozières

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Medals: 1915-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal