The Australian Boer War Memorial
Anzac Parade Canberra
|Corporal George Allnutt|
Ancestor's Name: George Stephen Allnutt (known as Stephen)
Ancestor's date of birth: 26/12/1879
Ancestor's date of death: 18/06/1947
Cause of Death: age
Service Number: 133
Colony or State of enlistment: SA, Place of Enlistment: Detail not provided
Unit: 4 SAIB
Rank attained in Boer War: CPL, Date Effective: Detail not available
Highest Rank attained (if served after war): Detail not provided
Murray Page: 359
Contingent: South Aust Contingent Fourth Imperial Bushmen
Ship: Manhattan Date of Sailing: 01/05/1900
Memorial details: Detail not provided
Decorations: DCM (Despatches, London Gazette 10/09/1901), Queen and King's South Africa Medals with clasps.
Personal Characteristics: Reminded me of Father Christmas
Reasons to go and fight: Detail not provided
Details of service in war: Bethlehem, Oliphants Nek, magaliesberg Range Elands River Garrison. Research by sister Ellen Janet Jonas (Nee Allnutt) Phillip Island Vic.
Service and life after the Boer War: Returned to Melbourne SS Damascus 17 Jan to 28 Feb 1901. 21 Year Old Married Beatrice Gerard Bayey Jan 6 1904, 24 Years old. Lived in Penola at Allotment 151, Lindley Farm corner of South Terrace and the road to Mt Gambier opposite the caravan park.
Name of Descendant: Dennis Gerard Allnutt, Kianga NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Grandson