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George Frederick Brewer

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Brewer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 42782 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 November 1893 Cenotaph Data Entry Form RockvilleTasman Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Collingwood, Nelson AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mr Thomas Brewer (father )Rockville, Collingwood AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

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
    WW1 7 November 1916 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 23 AWMM
    Farmer/Civilian Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5 feet 11 inches AWMM
    • Hair colour, WWI AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, WWI AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Medical, Pre WWI AWMM
      Goitre AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Did not embark

    Married Maude Myrtle Grooby in 1924

    Son of Thomas and Bernicia Brewer AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 November 1963 Cenotaph Data Entry Form
    Age 71 AWMM
    CollingwoodTasman Cenotaph Data Entry Form
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Collingwood Cemetery, Collingwood, Bainham Road, Golden Bay, Tasman District, New Zealand AWMM Block H, Plot 12A AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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