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George Henry Joseph McCombe

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Henry Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    McCombe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Hori AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/2683 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
    Pre 17 April 1915 AWMM Whatatutu, Gisbourne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss M. McCombe (sister), care of Mrs Martin, Torrens Road, Alberton, South Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/2683 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 17 April 1915 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    Labourer/Civilian AWMM
    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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 7 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      154 pounds AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Inter War 16 January 1919 AWMM
    No longer fit for service on account of illness AWMM
    Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Joseph and Annie McCombe (nee Campbell)

    After discharge, George McComber lived in Opotiki with his sister, Isabella Dodgson AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 September 1949 AWMM
    Age 67 AWMM
    OpotikiBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Opotiki Public Cemetery, St John Street / Duke Street & State Highway 2, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM Plot 23 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
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 437 AWMM
    • Opotiki Public Cemetery, St John Street / Duke Street & State Highway 2, Opotiki, Opotiki District, New Zealand AWMM
      Cemetery register no. 1013 AWMM
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