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George Leonard Jory

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Gunner Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    George Leonard AWMM
  • Surname
    Jory AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/1017A AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Wesleyan Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 March 1890 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    8 March 1890 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Place of birth
    Lyttleton, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Birth notes
    son of Joseph & Mary Jane JORY of Lyttleton Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Tokomaru Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Joseph Jory (father), Soames Estate, Lyttelton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/1017A AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War & Victory Medals
    Plaque & Scroll # 506839 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Telegraphist for the Post Office Telegraph Department Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military record
  • Age on enlistment
    24yrs 9mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record

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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Joseph and Mary Jane Jory, of St. David''s St., Lyttelton, Canterbury. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 July 1915 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Helles, Turkey Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Military Record
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Tokomaru Bay War Memorial
    Gisborne War Memorial Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 January 2016 - Research
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Twelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial, Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Helles, Turkey AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
21 October 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
11 January 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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