Senica George ANDERSON

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ANDERSON, Senica George

Service Number: 1508
Enlisted: 15 December 1914, Maryborough, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 9th Infantry Battalion
Born: Tiaro, Queensland, 1 September 1889
Home Town: Tiaro, Fraser Coast, Queensland
Schooling: Tiaro State School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds (received at Gallipoli), Alexandria, Egypt, 12 July 1915, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery
Row L, Grave 36
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Tiaro War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

15 Dec 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1508, Maryborough, Queensland
13 Feb 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1508, 9th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Seang Choon, Brisbane
13 Feb 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1508, 9th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1508, 9th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC Gallipoli
8 Jul 1915: Wounded Private, SN 1508, 9th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC Gallipoli, GSW (both knees)

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Biography

Name as per Qld BDM: Seneka George Andersen, son of Lars Andersen and Ellen (nee Gill) Andersen, of Tiaro, Queensland.

8 July 1915 - Admitted to hospital severe gunshot wounds to legs (knees). Amputated

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal,  Victory Medal