Second Lieutenant Norman James Greig

Second Lieutenant Norman James GreigGallant conduct recorded by the Lieutenant General Commanding: Was killed during an attack on German Officer's Trench, when covering the retreat of his party, which was safely effected through his gallant action. 1 August 1915

First year at Wesley 1905
Personal information Scotch College Master. Brother RCG Greig also KIA (assume not an OW). Victorian Hockey team member
Date enlisted 16/01/1915
Unit enlisted 7th Battalion 3rd Reinforcements
Service details Reported killed in a German Officer's trench - body not recovered. Date of death is an estimate. See Bean Vol II p.338 and p.341; Also Bean's letter to father AWM IDRL/0321. Article in Hamilton Spectator 13/1/16 per Trove.
Date of death 12/07/1915 - 24 years of age
Unit details 7th Battalion
Cemetery/Memorial place Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
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