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George William Byres

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  • Service number
    59315 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Sapper AWMM
    New Zealand Engineers AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George William AWMM
  • Surname
    Byres AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    59315 AWMM
  • Gender
  • 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 Telegraph cadet clerk AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Byres (mother), Wellington Road, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    59315 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
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 22 Nov 1917-7 January 1918 AWMM to Liverpool, Merseyside, England AWMM HMNZT 95 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra AWMM
    Corporal AWMM
    32nd Reinforcements Divisional Signalling Company AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Sapper AWMM
    New Zealand Engineers AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • George Byres was the son of William and Marie Byres, of Wellington Rd., Marton, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    18 September 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Havrincourt, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Havrincourt, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Lebucquiere Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    III. B. 14. AWMM
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