Sapper George Wedgewood Weaver

Service number 46183
Birth Date 1900-02-17
Birth Place Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Townsville
Death Date 1916-07-18
Death Place Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Alfred Hospital
Also known as George Weaver, Weaver, George
Service Australian Imperial Force
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Sapper George Wedgewood Weaver (46183, Mining Reinforcements) was born in Townsville, QLD on 17 February 1900. He was a horse driver before enlisting in June 1916. George became ill while in the army camp at Seymour, Victoria, and later died in the Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, on 18 July 1916, aged 16 years 5 months. He is buried in the Sandgate General Cemetery, Newcastle, NSW.



Date of birth 17 February 1900
Date of enlistment 14 June 1916
Date of death 18 July 1916