Private George Charles Richard Seaton

Service number 6937
Birth Place Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Lewisham
Death Date 1918-08-31
Death Place France
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
  • 20th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 20th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private George Charles Richard Seaton (6937, 20th Battalion) was born in Lewisham, NSW. He was was working as a block boy when he enlisted in May 1917. George was killed on 31 August 1918 during the attack on Mont St Quentin and is buried in the Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, Peronne, France. His grandmother wrote that he was 17 years 8 months of age.



Date of enlistment 16 May 1917
Date of embarkation 16 July 1917
Date of death 31 August 1918
Date of fate 31 August 1918