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Full Name
George Sprott
Rank Last Held
Rifleman
Forename(s)
George
Surname
Sprott
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
23/289
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
Mrs M. Sprott (mother), Post-office, Momona, Otago, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit
33rd Reinforcements E Company
Embarkation Date
31 December 1917
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Athenic
Destination
Glasgow, Scotland
Nominal Roll Number
76
Page on Nominal Roll
18
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 1st Battalion
Place of Death
Le Cateau, France
Date of Death
8 October 1918
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Cemetery Name
Naves Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France
Grave Reference
III. D. 3.
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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