George Howard BRAMMY

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BRAMMY, George Howard

Service Number: 550
Enlisted: 25 August 1914, Morphettville, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Hampstead, South Australia, 4 January 1891
Home Town: Brompton, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Driver
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 2 May 1915, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Lone Pine Memorial
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial (South Australia), Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

25 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Morphettville, South Australia
20 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 550, 10th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC Gallipoli
20 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 550, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Adelaide

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Biography

"THE LATE PRIVATE G. A. Brammy

Private George A. Brammy, who was reported missing, is now known to have been killed in action on May 2, 1915. Private Brammy was the twin brother of Private Fred Brammy, of the Camel Corps, Egypt, and another brother (Ernest) is in France. Private George Brammy was of a very jovial disposition, and was well liked by all who knew him. Prior to enlisting he was working for Mr. Willsmore, of Kilkenny." - from the Adelaide Chronicle 18 Nov 1916 (nla.gov.au)

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