George Tannatt GANE


GANE, George Tannatt

Service Number: 2897
Enlisted: 20 March 1916, Merrylands, New South Wales
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 53rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Guildford, New South Wales, 15 September 1895
Home Town: Guildford, New South Wales
Schooling: South Granville Public School
Occupation: Painter
Died: Killed in Action, Somme, France, 29 July 1918, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Ribemont Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme
Grave Reference: III. F. 4. (Rev. A. S. Grenville)
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

20 Mar 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2897, Merrylands, New South Wales
26 Oct 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2897, 53rd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
26 Oct 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2897, 53rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Sydney
29 Jul 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 2897, 53rd Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front"

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

George Tannatt GANE was born in 1895 in Guildford, New South Wales

His parents were George Wealands GANE and Mary Tennant BRYCE