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George Henry Marra

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Marra AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/1904 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Racecourse Road, Waipukurau, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Patrick Marra (father), Hastings, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 17 April 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/1904 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
  • 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • George Marra was the son of Mr and Mrs Patrick Marra. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey 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

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM

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  • Younger brother of my grandfather David Marra who served on the western fromt 1916-18. Both born in Christchurch.
    Public - jacquie Marra - Other Relative - 27 June 2015
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  • thank you and aroha great great uncle (and for Meara and Cahlen great great great uncle) George. lot you lots arohanui
    Public - johnathan - Other Relative - 26 April 2015
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  • Thank you We all are very Grateful Thank you we love you lots still
    Public - Samara - Researcher - 21 April 2015
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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 July 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
27 June 2015jacquie Marra Ngatea WaikatoOther Relative
26 April 2015johnathanchristchurch new zealandOther Relative
21 April 2015Samaramew ZealandResearcher

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