George Owen BRUCE

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BRUCE, George Owen

Service Number: 602
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 58th Infantry Battalion
Born: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1875
Home Town: Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Schooling: Melbourne C of E Grammar
Occupation: Warehouseman
Died: Killed in action, France, 19 July 1916
Cemetery: VC Corner Cemetery and Memorial, Fromelles, France
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Melbourne Grammar School WW1 Fallen Honour Roll
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Involvement Lieutenant, 2nd Victorian Mounted Rifles

World War 1 Service

25 Feb 1915: Involvement Private, SN 602, 8th Light Horse Regiment
25 Feb 1915: Embarked Private, SN 602, 8th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Runic, Melbourne
19 Jul 1916: Involvement Private, SN 602, 58th Infantry Battalion
Date unknown: Involvement 58th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix)

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