George Henry MAAG

George Henry Maag Photo:
State Library of Queensland
Birthplace
Meringandan
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Carpenter
Enlisted
17-December-1917
Place
Toowoomba
Age
21
Status
Single
Service No
3635
Rank
Private
Unit
41st Battalion, 9th Reinforcements
Embarked
02-March-1918
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Egypt, Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Died of wounds
Date
01-September-1918
Place
Peronne, France
Cemetery or Memorial
Suzanne Military Cemetery No. 3, France
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial and St Stephen’s Uniting Church Toowoomba Fallen Soldiers’ Memorial.

 

George Maag arrived in France in August 1918. Just eleven days later near Peronne he was wounded in action in both legs and died the same day. He was only 21. He was buried in the Curlu French Military Cemetery near Peronne. In May 1920 his remains were exhumed and re-interred at Suzanne Military Cemetery.

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