George Sweeten BAMBERY

BAMBERY, George Sweeten

Service Number: 726
Enlisted: 19 October 1914, Murwillumbah, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 15th Infantry Battalion
Born: Warwick, Queensland, Australia, 15 July 1880
Home Town: Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Schooling: Murwillumbah Public School
Occupation: Locomotive Engine driver
Died: Killed in Action, Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey, 26 April 1915, aged 34 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing, Murwillumbah War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

19 Oct 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 726, Murwillumbah, New South Wales
22 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 726, 15th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1,

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22 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 726, 15th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Melbourne
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 726, 15th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by John Edwards

726 Pte. George Sweetin BAMBERY was killed in action one day after landing at Gallipoli just one day before the death of his younger brother 725 Timothy Richard Bambery (/explore/people/218885) (also of the 15th Infantry Battalion). Both have no known grave.