George Alfred AWMM
Also known as
WWI 5357 AWMM
Date of birth
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Address before enlistment
Pre 25 August 1915 AWMM c/o R J Cook, Cole Street, Williamstown, Victoria AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs R Davis, Britannia, 2 Ferguson Street, Williamstown, Victoria AWMM
Pre 25 August 1915 AWMM Married AWMM
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Embarked from Melbourne, 3 July 1916; disembarked Plymouth, 2 September 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 29 September 1916; taken on strength, 60th Bn, 14 October 1916.
Wounded in action (shell shock), 1 November 1916; transferred to England, 27 November 1916, and admitted to Stroud Voluntary Aid Detachment Hospital, 27 November 1916. Granted furlough, 17 January 1917. Admitted sick to Brigade Hospital (appendicitis), Perham Downs, 17 February 1917. Found guilty, 14 February 1917, of being absent without leave from 3.30 pm, 1 February to 4 pm, 13 February 1917: awarded 13 days' Field Punishment No. 2 and forfeiture of 26 days' pay. Transferred to Red Cross Hospital, Devizes, 16 March 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board 'Persic', 21 December 1917; disembarked in Melbourne, 12 February 1918; discharged, 14 March 1918.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal AWMM
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George Alfred Davis
Thanks pop for fighting for our freedom. We all finally realise the freedom you faught for as we have temporarily lost it in 2020. Love you pop xx
Public - Angela - Direct descendant - 24 April 2020
Thanks pop for your service in the war and fighting for our freedom. I wish I got to meet you in person but I feel that I know you anyway.
Public - Angela - Other relative - 19 January 2019
Thank you pop for serving our country. Whilst I never met you. Your son Peter my dad has spoken of you over the years. We will remember you xx
Public - Linda - Other relative - 25 April 2018
|19 January 2019||Angela||STROUD||Other relative||
|25 April 2018||Linda ||Central Coast , Australia||Other relative||
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