Rank: Major

Unit: 1st Victorian Mounted Rifles

Service: Colonial Military Forces

Conflict / Operation: South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)

Conflict eligibility date:  South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)

The official commencement and cut-off dates for inclusion in the Roll of Honour and the Commemorative Roll.

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Date of death: 12 February 1900

Place of death: Rensburg, Colesberg Area, Cape Colony, South Africa

Cause of death: Killed in action

Source: AWM142 Roll of Honour cards, War in South Africa, 1899-1902

Location on the Roll of Honour

George Albert Eddy's name is located at 3 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

Plan of Commemorative area showing which panel the name George Albert Eddy's is located

Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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