George James WATT


WATT, George James

Service Number: 3197
Enlisted: 29 June 1915, 10th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Cambridge, New Zealand, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Norwood, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Tyre Repairer
Died: Killed in Service, Noreuil, France, 2 April 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Noreuil Australian Cemetery
A large number of graves in this cemetery are marked 'Believed to be buried in this cemetery' because the original burials were disturbed and lost when the ground was subsequently fought over in the Spring of 1918.
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Adelaide Royal Oak Lodge Honor Roll, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Norwood War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

29 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3197, 10th Infantry Battalion, 10th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
14 Sep 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3197, 10th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '10' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Ballarat embarkation_ship_number: A70 public_note: ''
12 Feb 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 50th Infantry Battalion
23 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3197, 10th Infantry Battalion, Pozières
2 Apr 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3197, 50th Infantry Battalion, German Withdrawal to Hindenburg Line and Outpost Villages

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