George Houston Synnot[1]

Male 1895 - 1940  (45 years)


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  • Name George Houston Synnot 
    Born 10 Mar 1895  Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    _UID 718EB13463DF45EDB4131155BCA404483154 
    Died 10 Apr 1940  Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Address:
    Grave 0361, Section JC, Karrakatta Cemetery 
    Person ID I9024  Treefive
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2019 

    Father George Houston Synnot,   b. 29 Mar 1863, Horsham, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1932, Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Ellen Theresa Deasy,   b. Abt 1855,   d. 23 May 1949, Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 94 years) 
    Married 1886  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Family ID F2525  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hazel Jean Ellen Marshall,   b. Abt 1899, Watraba Hd of Bagster, South Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1968, West Midland, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married 1927  Perth, Western Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 


    • George enlisted for service abroad on 20 Jul 2015. He served in WW1 as a sergeant, no. 3844. in the 11th Australian Field Artillery Brigade, AIF.

      George was awarded a Meritorious Service Medal by the Major-General, Commanding 4th Australian Division "for consistent good service and devotion to duty throughout the period 22 September 1917 to 24th February 1918. Throughout the above period and including the operations about PASSCHENDAELE, the care, thoroughness and zeal of this N.C.O. have been invaluable to his unit." At the time his unit was the 41st Battery, attached to the 11th Aust. Field Artillery Brigade Headquarters.

      In a Supplement to the London Gazette on 17 Jun 1918, George was in an Australian army list as "3844 Cpl. G. H. Synnot, F. Arty."

  • Sources 
    1. [S2225] TRE Family tree - FamilyTreeAndrewBaldwin (owner besthorus1) on ancestry.com accessed 30 Jun, 3, 7, 12 and 19 Jul 2014, Photo - George Houston Synnot Junior (WW1).

    2. [S2225] TRE Family tree - FamilyTreeAndrewBaldwin (owner besthorus1) on ancestry.com accessed 30 Jun, 3, 7, 12 and 19 Jul 2014, George Houston Synnot.

    3. [S2328] DTH577 Funeral Synnot, George H., funeral notice for George H. Synnot; 12 April 1940; page 15; Funeral held 11 Apr 1940.

    4. [S1580] MAR Marriage Index Victoria, George Houston Synnot and Ellen Deasy; 4130; Victoria; 1886.

    5. [S1860] MAR Marriage Index Western Australia, George H Synnot and Nellie J Marshall; 1279; Perth; 1927.