George Ronald SHAW

SHAW, George Ronald

Service Numbers: 2867, 2867A
Enlisted: 26 July 1915, Toowoomba, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 9th Infantry Battalion
Born: Dalby, Queensland, Australia, 15 April 1892
Home Town: Bell, Western Downs, Queensland
Schooling: Dalby State School, Queensland, Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 20 April 1916, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Rue-du-Bacquerot (13th London) Graveyard, Laventie
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Bell War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

26 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2867, 25th Infantry Battalion, Toowoomba, Queensland
21 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2867, 25th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '15' embarkation_place: Brisbane embarkation_ship: HMAT Seang Bee embarkation_ship_number: A48 public_note: ''
21 Oct 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 2867, 25th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Seang Bee, Brisbane
20 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2867A, 9th Infantry Battalion, --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 2867A awm_unit: 9th Australian Infantry Battalion awm_rank: Private awm_died_date: 1916-04-20

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Pvt. George Ronald Shaw 2867A was Killed in Action near Ypres, and his two brothers Lce.-Cpl. 4907 Frank Albert Percy Shaw and 4905 Pvt. Darcy Richard Nottingham Shaw enlisted for active service.

His two brothers were also killed in action in France. They were the sons of Mr. and Mrs Thomas Shaw of Jondowae, Qld.