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George Federick Seymour Furze

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 57), Page: 8 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 57), Page: 8 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Federick Seymour AWMM
  • Surname
    Furze AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 39793 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1891 AWMM UrenuiTaranaki AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 1916 AWMM Motunui, Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Kathleen Furze (wife), Motunui, Waitara, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 March 1917 AWMM Married AWMM
    Married, 3 children AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 39793 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 1916 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    Farmer/Civilian AWMM
    New PlymouthTaranaki AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      August 1917 admitted No 1 NZ Field Hospital AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      February 1918 Classified C Class by NZEF Standing Medical Board AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mary Charlotte and Frederick Furze

    Husband of Kathleen nee Marsh; father of three Kathleen born 1909; Mary born 1913 and Seymour born June 1915.

    His service record notes: he was acting as a streatcher bearer when a shell exploded close by.

    Served as simply George Furze and listed at Archives New Zealand as aka George Federick Seymour Furze AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1979 AWMM
    Age 89 AWMM
    TokoroaWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tokoroa Cemetery, Dumfries Road, Tokoroa, New Zealand AWMM Block AshRSA Plot 10 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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