George Maurice Victor Sellars Unknown date of birth - 7 June 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number26923 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesGeorge Maurice Victor AWMM SurnameSellars AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number26923 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMShipwright AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Maud Sellars (mother)12 Tole StreetPonsonbyAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM CampaignsMessines AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Service number26923 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM25 September 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM25 Sep 1916-21 November 1916 AWMMHMNZT 64 AWMMDevonportDevonEnglandCape of Good HopeCape ProvinceRepublic of South Africa AWMMPort of CallDepart - 25 Sep 1916Arrival - 21 Nov 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM25 September 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM17th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company AWMMDevon AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Edward and Henrietta Maud Sellars of Pole St., Ponsonby, AucklandAll Black 1913 AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death31 AWMM Date of death7 June 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameMessines Ridge (New Zealand) MemorialMessines Ridge British CemeteryBelgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember George Maurice Victor Sellars by laying a poppy. Ernest Arthur Sellars Frank Bernard Sellars George Maurice Victor Sellars James Henry Sellars Leonard Guy Sellars Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of George Maurice Victor Sellars Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksAllblacks.com website All Blacks A to Zhttp://stats.allblacks.com/asp/atoz.asp?group=ASources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7815698Archives NZ DocumentsChester, R., McMillan, N. & Palenski, R. (2005). The encyclopedia of New Zealand rugby. Auckland, N.Z.: Hodder Moa. (4th ed.) AWMMNew Zealand at the Front AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM41: 7 AWMMNew Zealand at the Front AWMMNew Zealand at the Front (1917), page 141 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.