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George Daniel Thurston

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Daniel AWMM
  • Surname
    Thurston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Daniel AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 5121 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 August 1898 AWMM WaverleyTaranaki AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 C/o Federal Hotel, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Malone, 94 Alma Road, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Married/WWII AWMM
    Bertha Thurston (nee Robertson) AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 5121 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Returned to NZ invalided approximately late 1943. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 November 1973 AWMM
    Age 75 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rotorua Cemetery, 160 Sala Street AWMM RSA Section AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    p.181 AWMM

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