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George Alexander Cardno

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Railways Roll of Honour board. Wellington Railway Station, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017.

Railways Roll of Honour board. Wellington Railway Station, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Image provided …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    Cardno AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 23/702 AWMM
    • WWI 4/166 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 March 1893 Military personnel file CavershamDunedin Military personnel file
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Pre Aug 1914 AWMM Palmerston South Railway-station, Palmerston South, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 G.G. Cardno (father), 48 Fitzroy Street, Caversham, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1916 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Samoa AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • Battle of the Somme AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 23/702 AWMM
    • WWI 4/166 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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

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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 15 September 1916 Military personnel file
      Age 23 AWMM
      Military personnel file
    • 15 September 1916 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 23 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Dartmoor Cemetery, Becordel-Becourt, Somme, France AWMM II. A. 14. AWMM
    • Andersons Bay General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 100, Plot 10 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Roll of Honour, Dunedin Railway Station, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
    • Railways Roll of Honour board. Wellington Railway Station, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017. AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Sources

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Contributors

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02 November 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher

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