Māori › George McElroy Born 9 November 1888 - Died 24 February 1927 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 30392 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 47), Page: 11 - No known copyright restrictions Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesGeorge AWMM SurnameMcElroy AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 30392 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth9 November 1888 AWMM Halcombe, Manawatu-Wanganui AWMM Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentWW1 Taringamotu AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationWW1 Owen McElroy (father), Feilding, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 30392 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsBritish War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM Victory Medal AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 22 August 1916 AWMM Age 27 AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 07 Dec 1916-18 February 1917 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon AWMM HMNZT 71 AWMM Vessel was Port Lyttelton AWMM Lance Corporal/Military AWMM 11th Reinforcements, 4th Battalion, H Company AWMM New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesWounds Diseases Etc., WWII AWMM Wounded in Action June 1917, Gunshot wound Right Thigh. AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Death24 February 1927 AWMM Ongarue, Manawatu-Wanganui AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of death Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember George McElroy by laying a poppy. Cecil Daniel McElroy David Owen McElroy George McElroy George Desmond McElroy George Desmond McElroy Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of George McElroy Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=10923960 Further Reference Papers Past, Manawatu Times, Vol LII, Issue 3543, 26 February 1927. https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/MT19270220.127.116.11 Further Reference Papers Past, Fielding Star, Volume XII, Issue 2843, 14 January 1916. https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/FS1916018.104.22.168 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 47: 11 AWMM Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.