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Messines Milton George

"LtoR Pte G. George, Cpl Cootes, Maj. Bennett, Sgt Shuker. Lcpl P. Pungari, Ptes Ferguson, Colshaw, Lcpl Ashton, Jerry Pu" 1st Battalion, New Zealand Regiment - Scrapbook regarding Terendak Camp, Malacca, Malaya, 1961 - 1963. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2010-26-276.

"LtoR Pte G. George, Cpl Cootes, Maj. Bennett, Sgt Shuker. Lcpl P. Pungari, Ptes Ferguson, Colshaw, …

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Messines Milton AWMM
  • Surname
    George AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Kim AWMM
  • Service number
    • Malaya 39367 AWMM
    • Malaya 39367 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Husband of Sally

      Service held at St Michael's marae

      Cenotaph database record compiled from information in the Death Notice AWMM
    • Husband of Sally Sophie Mariata Mangu (Ngapuhi, deceased 2016)
      Tamariki: Mary, Paul, Michael, Violet, Joe
      Moko: Robert, Norton, Messines, Colton, Ariana, Augustino, Silupe, Mayden, Khian, Shya, Ava-Sophia, Rhythm-Kim
      Great Moko: Jewelian-Paul, Bizzaria, Wiremu, Dela K, Belleza, Natalia, Nya-Sophia Public - Violet - Child - 25 April 2017 - Whanau
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About death

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  • Death
    7 June 2011 Cemetery Record
    Age 69 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui Cemetery Record
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM Services section AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death notice: Dominion Post, 9 June 2011 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • I'm Messines George's moko and his middle is Milton not Hilton its Messines Milton George
    Public - khian - Other Relative - 19 April 2015



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  • External links
  • References
    • Dominion Post AWMM
      Death notice: Dominion Post, 9 June 2011 AWMM
    • DECEASED, 1 NZ Regiment, 1961-63 – Internet resource. AWMM
    • Nominal Roll 2NZ Regiment 1959-1961. Kindly provided by Alan (Archie) Dawson February 2021. AWMM
    • This record was partially created from Cemetery research completed by Carol Foster (2021). AWMM


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17 March 2021CarolHavelock NorthOther
25 April 2017VioletAuckland, New zealandChild
19 April 2015khianmanawatuOther Relative

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