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George Harold Freer Clark

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 76), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 76), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Harold Freer AWMM
  • Surname
    Clark AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 61084 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 July 1891 AWMM TimaruCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 30 June 1917 AWMM The Matai, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    C.H.H. Clark (father), The Maitai, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 31 December 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    At Sling Camp. While training at Sling Camp he qualified First Class Signaller. AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 30 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    Banker/Civilian AWMM
  • 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
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      dark AWMM
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 10 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      136 pounds AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      black AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      brown AWMM
    • Other, Unknown Period AWMM
      Previously had rheumatic fever AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Gun shot wound 1 October 1918. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted 22 General Hospital 3 October 1918. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted Southwork Military Hospital, East Dulwich Grove (severe arm fracture) 10 October 1918. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to Hornchurch 13 December 1918. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to Walton-on -Thames 19 December 1918 AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Embarked for New Zealand on "Zealandic" 18 January 1919. AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Brother of Percy Macquarie Clark (12690) and Henry Claude Clark (7/567)

    Married Millie Curtis, no children.

    He served as signaller in France from 18 September 1918 to 3 October 1918

    After the war he returned to Bank of New South Wales in Taranaki and eventually becoming a bank manager. Retired as bank manager at Bulls.

    Cremated at Kelvin Grove Cemetery, 2 February 1976, ashes scattered. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 January 1976 AWMM
    Age 84 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM Ashes scattered AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Correspondence with family AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      76: 19 AWMM
    • The parting of the ways : a souvenir record of the triumphs, tribulations and maritime musings of returning draft H.M.N.Z.T No. 217, 'Zealandic'. January 18th, 1919 to February 26th, 1919. AWMM
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