George Wood ORR

ORR, George Wood

Service Number: 4499
Enlisted: 24 February 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 28th Infantry Battalion
Born: Baroota, South Australia, Australia, 26 March 1884
Home Town: Darkan, West Arthur, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 10 October 1916, aged 32 years
Cemetery: Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm)
V1. L. 7., Railway Dugouts Burial Ground, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Darkan Honour Roll Memorial, Narrogin War Memorial, Pingelly Memorial Arbour Walk, Wagin & District Honour Roll, Wagin Roll of Honor, Wagin War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

24 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 4499, 28th Infantry Battalion
31 Mar 1916: Involvement Private, 4499, 28th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '16' embarkation_place: Fremantle embarkation_ship: HMAT Shropshire embarkation_ship_number: A9 public_note: ''
31 Mar 1916: Embarked Private, 4499, 28th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Shropshire, Fremantle

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Robert ORR and Mary Ann nee DRAPER