Gordon Ellis AWMM
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Husband of Myra; father of Sandra, Louise, Odette
Appointed a Crown Solicitor in 1961 and a Courts Martial Appeal Court judge in 1976.
In 1978 he was appointed a High Court judge followed by an appointment to the New Zealand Court of Appeal as a judge in 1986.
Appointed a Privy Councillor in 1987 and was knighted in 1990. AWMM
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Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 16 November 2010
Obituary: New Zealand Herald, 20 November 2010 includes portrait
Death Notice: The Dominion Post, 16 November 2010 AWMM
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Taylor, A. (1998). The New Zealand roll of honour : New Zealanders who have served their country in peace and war : 150 years, 1845-1995. Auckland, N.Z.: Roll of Honour Publications. AWMM
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