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George John Williams

Portrait from The Weekly News; 13 August 1941 - This image may be subject to copyright

Portrait from The Weekly News; 13 August 1941 - This image may be subject to copyright

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George John AWMM
  • Surname
    Williams AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    10522 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
    Unknown AWMM Poynters Crescent, Port Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs E.M. Williams (mother), Poynters Crescent, Port Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
    • Annie Josephine Williams, They married in 1930, and lived with Georges mother at Poynters Crescent, Nelson. Public - Nickie - Other Relative - 14 March 2015 - Ancestry.com.au, also information gathered from my father, who was Georges younger brother and my mother.
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Separated AWMM
    • Annie left George and when he was killed in Crete his children were looked after by Georges family. Public - Nickie - Other Relative - 14 March 2015 - I am George Williams neice

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10522 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
    WW2 Seaman AWMM
    NelsonTasman AWMM
  • 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
    Killed on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • George Williams was the son of George Williams and of Emily M. Williams (nee Berry), of Port Nelson, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 May 1941 AWMM
    Age 31 AWMM
    CreteGreece AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece AWMM 2. C. 18. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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14 March 2015NickieCanterburyOther Relative

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