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George Sutcliffe

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Portrait (kindly provded by the serviceman) - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait (kindly provded by the serviceman) - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George AWMM
  • Surname
    Sutcliffe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    NZD 2715 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 June 1920 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 24 April 1905 AWMM Sandringham, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    D.H.P. Sutcliffe (mother) AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Navy AWMM
  • Service number
    NZD 2715 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW2 1941 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Clerk 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cenotaph record initially prepared with the serviceman in 1999. HMS Gambia was transferred to the Royal New Zealand Navy as HMNZS Gambia from 1943 to 1946 and was returned to the Royal Navy at Portsmouth in March 1946 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 July 1999 AWMM
    Age 79 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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