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George Robert Foulds

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Portrait, WW2, taken in 1941 at the age of 21 in Hastings - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait, WW2, taken in 1941 at the age of 21 in Hastings - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Foulds AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    63676 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 November 1919 AWMM WaipawaHawkes Bay AWMM
    Waipawa, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 16 April 1941 AWMM 414 Southampton Street, Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.E. Foulds (mother), 414 Southampton Street, Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1 June 1941 AWMM 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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  • Military training
    Papakura - 8 weeks AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 16 April 1941 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    Grocer/Civilian AWMM
    HastingsHawkes Bay 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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Wounded at Reweisat Ridge August 1942 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Yellow jaundice at Sora Italy AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Admitted to a British General Hospital on the Suez Canal after being wounded at Reweisat Ridge in August 1942. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWII AWMM
      Admitted to NZ General Hospital at Barrie after falling ill at Sora Italy. AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 1999 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 November 2020 AWMM
  • Date of death
    27 November 2020 Public - Stoney - Researcher - 1 December 2020 - Death notice, NZ Herald, 1 December 2020
  • Age at death
    101 Public - Stoney - Researcher - 1 December 2020 - Death notice, NZ Herald, 1 December 2020
  • Place of death
    Waiapu House, Havelock North, Hastings Public - Stoney - Researcher - 1 December 2020 - Death notice, NZ Herald, 1 December 2020
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    RSA Services Lawn Cemetery, Orchard Road, Hastings Public - Stoney - Researcher - 1 December 2020 - Death notice, NZ Herald, 1 December 2020
  • 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
    IN HONOUR: New Zealand’s surviving WWII veterans (Stuff.co.nz). Published 25 April 2020.
    https://interactives.stuff.co.nz/2020/in-honour/index.html
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    WW2 4: WW2 121 AWMM

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01 December 2020StoneyTuakauResearcher

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