George William ELBOURNE


ELBOURNE, George William

Service Number: 59025
Enlisted: 8 May 1918
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st to 15th (NSW) Reinforcements
Born: Carcoar, New South Wales, Australia, 22 December 1874
Home Town: Grenfell, Weddin, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Broncho Pneumonia, At Sea, United Kingdom, 20 September 1918, aged 43 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Grenfell Great War Memorial, Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton
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World War 1 Service

8 May 1918: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 59025, 1st to 15th (NSW) Reinforcements
17 Jul 1918: Involvement Private, SN 59025, 1st to 15th (NSW) Reinforcements
17 Jul 1918: Embarked Private, SN 59025, 1st to 15th (NSW) Reinforcements, HMAT Borda, Sydney
20 Sep 1918: Involvement Private, SN 59025

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Mr. G. W. Elbourne, a married man with four children, has enlisted for active service and goes into camp on 1st June. Mr. Elbourne is well known hereabouts, and was for some years connected with a sawmilling proposition.