Stanley George Savige

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First name: Stanley

Middle name: George

Last name: Savige

Personal information:

Embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides. Diary covers training and working with various groups in Turkey Assyria, duty with Dunsterforce, other descriptions of his role as commanding officer with 'colonials'. In 24th Battalion, C company. Enlisted as Corporal, Captain on NR. Mentioned in despatches, Military Cross, Distinguished Service Order

Featured
The European War, ca. 1914-1918 / William Henry Dyson
All’s fair in love and war ...

Don’t know why, but I love this image ... Life goes on despite the weary body language of both the Aussie soldier and the European woman. Both seem sick and tired of their situations; but the eye contact still seems to be intense in the middle of all that mayhem. See pic.

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