George NOBLE

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NOBLE, George

Service Number: 3299
Enlisted: 12 December 1916, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 3rd Light Horse Regiment
Born: Outalpa Siding, South Australia, Australia, 1 December 1898
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Cleaner, S.A.R.
Died: Killed in action, Palestine, 14 November 1917, aged 18 years
Cemetery: Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel
Ramleh War Cemetery (Row M, Grave No. 58), Palestine
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Adelaide South Australian Railways WW1 & WW2 Honour Boards, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Peterborough 'LOCO' S.A.R. Roll of Honor, Peterborough Uniting Church Porch Memorial Leadlight Window2
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World War 1 Service

12 Dec 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
9 May 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3299, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, Third Ypres
9 May 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3299, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Port Sydney, Sydney
14 Nov 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Trooper, SN 3299, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, Third Ypres
Date unknown: Wounded SN 3299, 3rd Light Horse Regiment

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Biography

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal.

Daily Herald (Adelaide, SA: 1910 - 1924) Tuesday 11 December 1917

LATE PRIVATE G. NOBLE.

Private G. Noble, fourth son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Noble, of Black Rock, was killed in action on November 14. He enlisted on December 8, 1916. He left Australia in May, 1917, for Egypt, with the 27th reinforcements for the 3rd Light Horse. He was previously an engine cleaner in the Petersburg loco. shop, and was 18 years and 11 months old. He was well known and highly respected. His brother (Corporal T. Noble) is in the Middlesex War Hospital, severely wounded in both hips.

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The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA: 1889 - 1931) Friday 14 November 1919

HEROES OF THE GREAT WAR. 

NOBLE.—In loving memory of our darling brother, Trooper G. Noble, 3rd Light Horse, killed in Palestine, November 14, 1917.

He went with hope of returning,

He went with his comrades so brave; 

With many a hero he is sleeping,

In a lonely soldier's grave.

—Inserted by his ever-loving brother, sister, and sister-in-law, Will, Alice, and Ethel Noble.

NOBLE.—In loving memory of our dear brother, George, killed in action in Palestine, November 14, 1917.

Over in Palestine our sad thoughts roam.

To our dear brother's grave so far from home. —Inserted by his loving brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Myrtle, Peterborough.

NOBLE.—Killed in action in Palestine, November 14, Trooper George Noble, No. 3299, 3rd Light Horse.

He left his home in health and strength

To answer his country's call,

He gave his life, he gave his best, 

For you, for me, for all.

No matter how we want you,

Nor yet how much we call,

There is nothing left to answer 

But your photo on the wall.

—Inserted by his loving father, mother, sister, and brother, Blackrock.

NOBLE.—In sacred memory of No. 3299, Trooper George Noble, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, who was killed in action, November 14, 1917, at Deiran, Palestine.

"For us he died, for you and me, may that love so great be justified."

—Inserted by his loving brother and sister-in-law, T. and S. Noble.

NOBLE.—In loving memory of Trooper George Noble, killed in Palestine, November 14, 1917.

When we see our boys returning, 

Our hearts are filled with pain

To think you are not there, dear George,   

And will never come home again.  —Inserted by his loving sister and brother-in- law, Elizabeth and George Fenneymore. 

NOBLE.—In fond memory of our dear friend and comrade, Signaller G. Noble, 3rd Light

Horse, killed in action November 14, 1917. 

No fear of self in trying to save  

The lives of others his life he gave;

With many a hero he's sleeping now 

In an honored soldier's grave.

—Inserted by his loving comrades, Snowy and   Joe. 

NOBLE.—In loving memory of Signaller G. Noble, 3rd Light Horse, killed in action, November 14, 1917.

One thing death cannot sever,

Love and remembrance lasts for ever.

—Inserted by his friend, M. McGee.

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