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George Ross Stewart

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Stewart, E.McI. - Stewart, R. (CC BY John Halpin 2010)

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Stewart, E.McI. - Stewart, R. (CC B …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Ross AWMM
  • Surname
    Stewart AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 92535 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1st May 1882 Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 November 2023 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Cambridge, Waikato Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 November 2023 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    Son of Robert & Mary Ann STEWART Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 November 2023 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    Taneatua, Whakatane Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 November 2023 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.R. Stewart (wife), Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Married AWMM
    • 1912 George Ross STEWART m. Minnie Hilda DAVIS Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 November 2023 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 92535 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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  • Embarkation details

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
    Apoplexy AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • George Stewart was the son of Robert and Mary Ann Stewart (nee Ross); husband of Minnie Stewart, of 58, Williamson Avenue, Grey Lynn, Auckland. Born at Cambridge, Waikato.

    Next of kin details compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 November 1918 AWMM
    Age 36 AWMM
    TrenthamUpper Hutt AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM D. 38. (S). AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    STEWART. —In sad and loving memory of my dear husband. George (Ross) Stewart, who died at. Trentham Military Hospital, November 23, 1918.
    One by one earth's ties are broken,
    One by one they are linked above
    Some day there'll be a sweet reunion
    In that land of light and love.
    So dearly loved; so sadly missed.
    - Inserted by his loving wife and daughter. Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 2 November 2023 - ROLL OF HONOUR.
    NEW ZEALAND HERALD, VOLUME LVI, ISSUE 17324, 22 NOVEMBER 1919, PAGE 1
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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

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Sources

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02 November 2023Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher

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