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George McAneny

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 432 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 432 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    George AWMM
  • Surname
    McAneny AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 10/447 AWMM
    • WWII 2/1a/7 AWMM
    • WWII 2878510 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 The Pines, Saint Hill Street, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. McAneny (sister), Heads Road, Gonville, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    WW1 POW - Ismidt, Turkey New Zealand High Commission, (1917).
    No. 78 AWMM
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number
    WWI 78 AWMM

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Sergeant George McAneny - of the Wellington Infantry Battalion - was captured by Turkish Forces on 8 August 1915 at Chunuk Bair, Gallipoli, Turkey.
    Sergeant McAneny was interned as a POW - of the Turkish - at Ismidt No 78, Constantinople, Turkey until the cessation of hostilities. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - References (2) (1) "New Zealanders Captured by the Ottomans" : NZ History Online : and (2) "New Zealand and World War One Prisoners of War Turkey " :
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About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand High Commission (Great Britain). (1917). A short sketch of the work of the New Zealand Prisoners of War Department in London and of other undertakings connected with the war. London, England: High Commissioner for New Zealand. AWMM
    • Health, Welfare, etc. - Repatriation of Prisoners of War including statements giving circumstances of capture and treatment in captivity, 29 September 1915 - 5 February 1919. Archives New Zealand, Wellington, 10/75 (R25103206) AWMM
      New Zealand Prisoners of War in Turkey AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 432 AWMM

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