Name on ROH: G. ELLIOTT
Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial and St Stephen’s Uniting Church Toowoomba Fallen Soldiers’ Memorial.
Brother of 2285 Private William Claude Elliot (DOW).
Gordon Elliot arrived in Egypt in March 1916 where he trained with the Australian Army Medical Corps. He embarked for France in June and joined the 12th Field Ambulance. In December he was hospitalised in Rouen with swollen, infected feet. Discharged in February, he transferred to the 4th Field Ambulance and was with that unit when killed in action. His body was never found.