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George Edwin Lisle Alderton

Group, Left to right Philip Gannaway, self, Marcus Gage Raymond, Aldert on deck Demosthenes 1916, kindly provided by the Navy Museum (Copyright © Royal New Zealand Navy Museum. Photo number ABX 0037 SS Demosthenes 1916. All enquiries for use: https://forms.nzdf.mil.nz/navy/museum/contactform.asp )

Group, Left to right Philip Gannaway, self, Marcus Gage Raymond, Aldert on deck Demosthenes 1916, ki …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Edwin Lisle AWMM
  • Surname
    Alderton AWMM
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    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Pre 6 December 1916 AWMM Portland Road, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
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Service

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
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    WW1 6 December 1916 AWMM
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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Biographical information

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  • Promoted to Lieutenant 6 December 1917 and listed as note discharged 5 July 1919 on his service record; however McEwen (1995) reprints the Navy List 1926 and he is still listed as a Lieutenant.

    Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland).

    RNVR - Palmer recruit enlisted at Auckland in 1916 - was posted to Naval Base at Malta at September 1918 AWMM

Death

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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • McEwan, J. (1995). Auckland Rockies : a history of Auckland's Naval Reserves from 1858-1995. Auckland, N.Z.: Pyramid Press. AWMM
    • Attestation papers are held at Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton AWMM
    • McEwan, J. (1995). Auckland Rockies : a history of Auckland's Naval Reserves from 1858-1995. Auckland, N.Z.: Pyramid Press. AWMM
      McEwan, J. (1995). p. 99 -108; 120, 145, 354 AWMM
    • A.U.C. roll of honour, 1914 - 1920. MSS & Archives E-2, Special Collections, University of Auckland Libraries and Learning Services. AWMM
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