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George Warren Shaw Patterson

Recognition of long service: Colonel G. W. S. Patterson, officer commanding the Auckland Military District, being presented with the Twelve Years' Medal by the Minister for Defence at the Domain last Saturday. Taken from the supplement to the Auckland Weekly News 28 September 1916 p038. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, AWNS-19160928-38-2. No known Copyright.

Recognition of long service: Colonel G. W. S. Patterson, officer commanding the Auckland Military Di …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Warren Shaw AWMM
  • Surname
    Patterson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 15/207 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 January 1862 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Northern Club, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Northern Club, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Patterson (wife), Princess Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Patterson (wife), Princes Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 27 March 1915 AWMM Married AWMM
    • Pre 13 December 1915 AWMM Married AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Gum Trader AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    2 January 1919 AWMM
    Age 57 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
    Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Block A Row 22 Plot 5 AWMM
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