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G. Gordon Simpson

Gunner

4th Field Artillery Brigade

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Cerris
  • Planted By: Miss E. Rogers
  • Plaque: 3113

Additional Info

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Biography

George Gordon Simpson was born in Warracknabeal, but enlisted from Ballarat on 23rd October 1916. He was 27 years of age, unmarried and a bookseller. He was allocated to 4th Field Artillery Brigade, with Regimental No. 32406. On 20th September 1918 he died of wounds inflicted at the Hindenberg Line. He is buried in St Sever Communal Cemetery, Rouen, France.
Tree No. 3113

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour