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George Henry Bishop

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Portrait, Lance-Coporal George Henry Bishop (6/753) from the Weekly News 1915. Kindly provided by Onward Project, Phil Beattie & Matt Pomeroy. No Known Copyright.

Portrait, Lance-Coporal George Henry Bishop (6/753) from the Weekly News 1915. Kindly provided by On …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Bishop AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/753 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 27 August 1891 AWMM FoxhillTasman AWMM
    • 27 August 1891 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    27 August 1891 Public - Peter - Researcher - 13 October 2017 - Military records
  • Place of birth
    Feilding Public - Peter - Researcher - 13 October 2017 - Military records
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Pier Hotel, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    George Bishop (father), Pier Hotel, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/753 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew Zealand 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of George and Eliza C. Bishop, of Wellington St., Nelson, New Zealand. AWMM
    • Sister: Agnes Riches ( née Bishop) Public - David robert - Other Relative - 28 April 2015 - Family records

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 May 1915 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Beach Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM I. J. 20. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Cenotaph at Anzac Park, Nelson Public - Peter - Researcher - 24 April 2018 - on site
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
28 April 2015David robertSydney,australiaOther Relative

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