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George Edward Boyes

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Boyes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2067 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    8 June 1895 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File
  • Place of birth
    Nelson, New Zealand. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File
  • Birth notes
    Son of Mrs P. Boyes. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM 106 Bangand Street, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
    • 106 Vanguard Street, Nelson Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs J. Boyes (mother), 106 Bangand Street, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs P. Boyes - 106 Vanguard Street, Nelson. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Single Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2067 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 AWMM
    • 24 August 1915 - at Nelson. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Clerk - at Town Clerk's Office - Nelson. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File
  • Age on enlistment
    20 years. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File

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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  • Last rank
    Gunner, New Zealand Field Artillery, NZEF. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File.

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Served Egypt (1915-1916) and France & Belgium (1916-1917-1918).
    Discharged from the NZEF on 22 March 1919. Gunner Boyes had served overseas - with the NZEF - for 3 years & 138 days.
    Served World War 2 - Enlisted 1940 : Reserve of Officers (New Zealand).
    Husband of Dorothy Boyes. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Military File

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    26 December 1970 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Nelson Cemetery Database.
  • Age at death
    75 years. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Nelson Cemetery Database.
  • Place of death
    Eastern Beach, Auckland District. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Nelson Cemetery Database.
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Wakapuaka Cemetery, Nelson City. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Nelson Cemetery Database.
  • Grave reference
    General : Block 15; Plot 121. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 June 2017 - Nelson Cemetery Database.
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  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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22 June 2017Jenifer WairarapaResearcher
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