George WELLS

WELLS, George

Service Number: 3465
Enlisted: 21 November 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 48th Infantry Battalion
Born: Quorn, South Australia, 21 October 1889
Home Town: Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia
Schooling: Public School, Willochra via Quorn, South Australia
Occupation: Fireman
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 12 October 1917, aged 27 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient), Penneshaw War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

21 Nov 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 3465, 48th Infantry Battalion, Adelaide, South Australia
10 Feb 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 3465, 48th Infantry Battalion, per HMAT 'Seang Bee' from Adelaide, SA
12 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 3465, 48th Infantry Battalion, 1st Passchendaele

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of George Wells & Louisa Pauline nee Liebech.

Lived in Penneshaw