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George Channell Flavell



  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Channell AWMM
  • Surname
    Flavell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 551773 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 July 1911 AWMM BatterseaLondon AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 71 Amohau St, Rotorua AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Married AWMM
    Louisa Mary Darby, 1916-1960, Marie Adela Nicholson/Aiken 1920-2007 AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1942 AWMM Baker and pastry cook/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Edwin George Flavell 1870-1920 and Emily Eliza Conquest 1874-1940 (married in 1894).

    Brother of Constance Lillian Flavell 1896-1978 and Brigadier Edwin William Conquest Flavell 1898-1993.

    Nephews: Edwin James George Flavell 1922-2014, James Sydney Channell Flavell, 1924-2008. Niece: Mary Flavell 1932-

    Children: Survived by three daughters (one pre-deceased), four step children (one pre-deceased)

    Enjoyed a civilian life in Rotorua and Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, NZ. In his later years George moved to Christchurch, NZ AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    4 January 1990 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM


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