Name on ROH: N.A. GORRING
Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial.
Cousin of 5318 Private Frank Eric Colthup (KIA) (not on Roll of Honour).
After four months training in England, Stanley Gorring proceeded to France in November 1916 and entered the front line in late-December. The winter conditions of 1916-17 at the Western Front were horrendous. In January 1917 Stanley was killed in action near Armentieres.