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George Tuoro Marsden

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Portrait of George Tuoro Marsden.  Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections 755-ALBUM-79-49-1. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Tuoro AWMM
  • Surname
    Marsden AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 62744 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 August 1918 AWMM Waimate NorthBay of Islands AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW2 Awanui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW2 Mr H. Marsden (father), Awanui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and 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
    Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
    Severley wounded North Africa AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Sister Pare Saxby (817435), father of John, Peter, Elizabeth and Ronald

    Awarded OBE for services to Maori education 1980. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 November 1984 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

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 5 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1941 to 30 September, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 5: WW2 142 AWMM
    • 28th Maori Battalion Website 1941-1945 AWMM
    • Cody, J. (1956). 28 (Maori) Battalion. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
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