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George Dent Nicol

Family photograph, George Dent Nicol and Mrs Nicol provided by their daughter-in-law Doris Nicol [2007] - No known copyright restrictions

Family photograph, George Dent Nicol and Mrs Nicol provided by their daughter-in-law Doris Nicol [20 …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Dent AWMM
  • Surname
    Nicol AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 9430 AWMM
    • unknown AWMM
    • 800963 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 23 March 1886 AWMM
    • 1881 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 12 April 1902 AWMM Waimate, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Louvain St, Whakatane, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Hokianga Road, Dargaville, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Robert Nicol (father), Waimate, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM
    • Mrs G. Nicol, Dargaville, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 7 1/2 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      10 stone AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • George Nicol was among Second Reserves for World War I, with an address of Louvain Street, Whakatane, New Zealand, occupation: Labourer.

    Father was named Robert Nicol. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    • 14 May 1953 AWMM
      Age 72 AWMM
    • 14 May 1953 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 72 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM BLK. K SEC. 9 No. 39 AWMM
    • Waikumete Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
    New Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) War
    Further Reference
  • References
    • Stowers, R. (2002). Rough Riders at War: history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer war 1899-1902 and information on all members of the ten New Zealand contingents. Author: Hamilton, N.Z. AWMM
    • New Zealand World War I service personnel and reserves index [electronic resource]. (2002). Auckland, N.Z.: St Johns Branch New Zealand Society of Genealogists. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

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