George Bates Dent Unknown date of birth - 27 March 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number43076 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMGunner AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery 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 1918 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesGeorge Bates AWMM SurnameDent AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number43076 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 AWMMMachinist AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Dent (mother)24 Armidale StreetPetoneWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number43076 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 AWMM26 April 1917 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM26 Apr 1917-20 July 1917 AWMMHMNZT 84 AWMMPlymouthDevonEnglandCape of Good HopeCape ProvinceRepublic of South Africa AWMMPort of CallDepart - 26 Apr 1917Arrival - 20 Jul 1917 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM26 April 1917 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMMS S Turakina AWMMGunner 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 AWMMGunner AWMMNew Zealand Field Artillery AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › George Dent was the son of Thomas and Cordelia Dent, of 24 Armidale St., Petone, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death26 AWMM Date of death27 March 1918 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSommeNorthern FranceFrance AWMM Death notesSommeFrance AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameMailly Wood CemeteryMailly-MailletSommeFrance AWMM Grave referenceI. E. 23. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember George Bates Dent by laying a poppy. Francis Mervyn Robert Dent Frederick Robert Dent George Bates Dent Gordon Dent Hugh Samuel Edward Dent Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of George Bates Dent Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20996685Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM62: 23 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.