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George Stanley Cooney

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 69), Page: 9 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 69), Page: 9 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Stanley AWMM
  • Surname
    Cooney AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 54841 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 March 1893 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J. Cooney (father), Reed Street, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 54841 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Plumber 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 6" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      127 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • War service: England
    Embarked Wellington, 14 July 1917. Transshipped to HMT 'Omrah', Cape Town, 28 August 1917. Found guilty, HMT 'Omrah', of while on Active Service breaking bounds, leaving ship without leave pass: awarded 2 days' No 4 ship's punishment, fined 5/-, and forfeited 2 days' gross pay.
    Disembarked Southampton, 25 September 1917, marched in to Camp Sling, and posted to Auckland Infantry Regiment.

    Admitted to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst, 4 December 1917; taken on strength, NZ Command Depot, Codford, 11 December 1917.
    Found guilty, Codford, 3 January 1918, of being absent without leave, 11.45 pm, 27 December 1917, to 8 pm, 2 January 1918: forfeited 7 days' pay, and deprived of a further 7 days' pay.

    Admitted to No 3 NZ General Hospital, Codford, 14 March 1918 (influenza); discharged to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 26 March 1918.
    Transferred to Machine Gun Corps, and marched out to Depot, Grantham, 16 April 1918.
    Admitted to Military Hospital, Grantham, 23 November 1918 (influenza); discharged from hospital, 6 December 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from London on board 'Hororata', 1 February 1919; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service), 21 November 1919.
    Total war service: 2 years 218 days (of which 1 year 246 days was abroad)
    Medal: British War Medal AWMM
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Death

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

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      69: 9 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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