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George Alfred Vivian

Photograph of Sapper George Vivian 118. Image kindly provided by Warren Turner, on behalf of Sue Guinan of Tasmania and the AIF Project (April 2018). Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Alfred AWMM
  • Surname
    Vivian AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    118 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
    W E Vivian, Telegraph Laboratory, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    118 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Illness (Pneumonia) AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of John Gifford Vivian and Mary Vivian. Born at Thames, New Zealand.

    Embarked on HMAT A2 Geelong from Hobart on 29 Sep 1914, and sailed to Egypt. Contracted pneumonia in Gallipoli, and was sent to hospital in Egypt where he died of illness. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    30 May 1915 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM L. 140 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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