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George MacFarlane Stewart

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  • Service number
    12/256 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Sergeant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Portrait of G. M. Stewart. Auckland Grammar School chronicle. 1916, v.4, n.2. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George MacFarlane AWMM
  • Surname
    Stewart AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/256 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Lawyer/Civilian AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Owens Road, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Henriette Ferguson Stewart (mother), Owens Road, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
    Battle of the Somme AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/256 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 8 or HMNZT 12 AWMM
    Vessel was Star of India or Waimana AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM
    Main Body AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Sergeant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • George Stewart was the son of James and Henriette Ferguson Stewart.

    Attended Auckland Grammar School.

    Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    27 AWMM
  • Date of death
    30 September 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-l'Abbe, Somme, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    V. B. 13 AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Auckland Grammar School War Memorial, New Zealand AWMM
    • Memorial plaque, St Barnabas (Anglican) Church , 283 Mt Eden Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Auckland Grammar School Chronicle. 1916. AWMM

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