Private Geoffrey Lionel Flemming

Service number 1874
Birth Place Australia: South Australia, Brighton
Death Date 1915-06-16
Death Place Ottoman Empire: Turkey, Marmara, Gallipoli Peninsula
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 2nd Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private Geoffrey Lionel Flemming (1874, 2nd Battalion) was born in Brighton, SA, in 1898. He was killed in action at Gallipoli on 16 May 1915, aged 16 years 8 months. Geoffrey is buried in the Lone Pine Cemetery, Turkey. Geoffrey’s two brothers, Richard and Valentine, both served at Gallipoli, and Valentine was also killed in action at Gallipoli on 6 August 1915.



Date of enlistment 09 February 1915
Date of embarkation 10 April 1915
Date of death 16 June 1915
Date of fate 16 August 1915