Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Australian Army Crest

George Herbert WALMSLEYAge: 25 years19191945

Name
George Herbert WALMSLEY
Given names
George Herbert
Surname
WALMSLEY
Also known as
George Hubert WALMSLEY
Birth September 10, 1919 45 36
Death of a maternal grandmotherMaria GILMORE
September 25, 1919 (Age 15 days)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 99
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 17266/1919 BURNS MARIA DAVID JANE BYRON BAY
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam WALMSLEY JP
March 23, 1920 (Age 6 months)
Address: At his son's residence.
Citation details: 3162/1920 WALMSLEY WILLIAM EDWARD SARAH LISMORE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Walmsley - Mary Jane and William
Walmsley - Mary Jane and William

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Monday 12 April 1920, page
Note: The Walmsley Family Gedcom and the Whaite Family History web site show an incorrect date of death.
Burial of a paternal grandfatherWilliam WALMSLEY JP
estimated March 24, 1920 (Age 6 months)
Cemetery: Clunes General
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Walmsley - Mary Jane and William
Walmsley - Mary Jane and William

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Birth of a brotherNorman Robert “Norm” WALMSLEY
December 24, 1921 (Age 2 years)

Publication: Walmsley.GED
Marriage of a siblingVictor William Lancelot ELLIOTTMira Jane WALMSLEYView this family
April 24, 1928 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 9502/1928 ELLIOTT VICTOR W L WALMSLEY MYRA J LISMORE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Burns WALMSLEYFlorence Sylvia BILLINGHAMView this family
Type: Religious marriage
April 4, 1931 (Age 11 years)
Religion: Church of Christ
Citation details: 7475/1931 WALMSLEY WILLIAM B BILLINGHAM FLORENCE S TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Citation details: 23 February 2017
Text:

In part:

"5F: Florence Sylvia Billingham b.19 Feb 1905, Taree Estate, NSW d.18 Jun 2005, Bushland Place Nursing Home, Taree, NSW 1st m.4 Apr 1931, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW To: William Burns Walmsley b.17 Nov 1904, Eltham, Lismore, NSW d.18 Dec 1942, Buna (Pro Bay) Papua New Guinea; bur.Dec 1942, Bomana War Cemetery, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea KIA: Sergeant NX107065 AIF 2nd 9th Infantry Battalion 2nd m.1952, Church of Christ, Taree, NSW [don't have definitive marriage date as yet] To: Andrew Murray McAlpin b.29 Feb 1896, Taree, NSW d.14 Feb 1972, Taree, bur.16 Feb 1972, Dawson Lawn Cemetery"

Publication: NSW : 1911 - 1945
Citation details: Friday 24 April 1931, page 4
Marriage of a siblingHenry THOMPSONFlorence Millie WALMSLEYView this family
Type: Religious marriage
October 18, 1933 (Age 14 years)
Address: St. James' Church
Bridesmaid: Ruth THOMPSONsistersister-in-law
Religion: Anglican
Citation details: 18097/1933 THOMPSON HENRY WALMSLEY MILLIE F KYOGLE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: Saturday 25 November 1933, page 11
Military
No. NX47838
Type: Enlisted
June 14, 1940 (Age 20 years)
Agency: Australian Military Forces
Death of a brotherWilliam Burns WALMSLEY
December 18, 1942 (Age 23 years)
Cause: Killed in action
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Publication: Ida McLeod; 1995
Citation details: Newspaper of 20 January 1943
Burial of a brotherWilliam Burns WALMSLEY
June 29, 1943 (Age 23 years)
Address: Original reference Plot A, Row C Grave 6 Ref B6 C 6
Cemetery: Port Moresby (Bomana) War
Walmsley - William Burn - Commemorative Certificate
Walmsley - William Burn - Commemorative Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Military 1945 (Age 25 years)
Agency: Australian Infantry Force
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Death May 10, 1945 (Age 25 years)
Cause of death: Illness
Publication: Walmsley.GED
Publication: Newspaper; Taree; NSW; 1898 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 16 May 1945, page 2
Walmsley - George - Death Notice
Walmsley - George - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Note: Serving in the 2/2 Battalion AIF
Burial
Address: Plot B, Row C, Grave 9
Cemetery: Lae War
Walmsley - George Herbert
Walmsley - George Herbert

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1904Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
elder brother
Australian Army CrestWilliam Burns WALMSLEY
Birth: November 17, 1904 31 21Eltham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 18, 1942Buna, Papua New Guinea
22 months
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
Florence Millie WALMSLEY
Birth: January 18, 1909 35 26Eltham, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1984New South Wales, Australia
22 months
elder brother
Walmsley - Henry EwingHenry Ewing WALMSLEY
Birth: November 21, 1910 37 27Mullumbimby, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 7, 1970Mullumbimby, , New South Wales, Australia
sister
Private
brother
Private
himself
Australian Army CrestGeorge Herbert WALMSLEY
Birth: September 10, 1919 45 36Lismore, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 10, 1945Papua New Guinea
2 years
younger brother
sister
Private

BirthMilitary Record - Walmsley - George Hubert
MilitaryMilitary Record - Walmsley - George Hubert
MilitaryWalmsley Family Gedcom
Publication: Walmsley.GED
DeathWalmsley Family Gedcom
Publication: Walmsley.GED
DeathCommonwealth War Graves Commission
DeathNewspaper - The Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales
Publication: Newspaper; Taree; NSW; 1898 - 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 16 May 1945, page 2
Walmsley - George - Death Notice
Walmsley - George - Death Notice

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

BurialCommonwealth War Graves Commission
BurialMilitary Record - Walmsley - George Hubert