|Unit||5th Australian Infantry Battalion|
|Collection type||Private Record|
|Measurement||1 wallet: 1 cm|
Finlay, George Lush
|Place made||France, Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Dardanelles, Gallipoli|
First World War, 1914-1918
Finlay, George Lush (Captain), MC
Collection relating to service of Captain George Lush Finlay MC, 5 Battalion, Gallipoli and France, 1915-1918. Collection includes diaries written during service at Gallipoli, return to Australia due to illness, return to France and final illness.
Biographical note: Served with the 5th Battalion, AIF. Accountancy Clerk of Hawthorn, VIC, born Albert Park, VIC, educated at Hawthorn College. Died of pleurisy at Camiers, France, 9 February 1919, aged 27 years.
Brother of Lieutenant William Seymour Finlay, 24 Battalion, killed by shell fire, Lone Pine, 29 November 1915.