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Full Name
George Patrick Breeze
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
George Patrick
Surname
Breeze
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
6/591
First Known Rank
Private
Next of Kin
John J. Breeze (father), Shoemaker, Hokitika, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Koiterangi, New Zealand
Military District
Canterbury
Body on Embarkation
Main Body
Embarkation Unit
Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Embarkation Date
16 October 1914
Place of Embarkation
Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Tahiti or Athenic
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
75
Campaigns
Gallipoli
Last Unit Served
Canterbury Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of Death
7 August 1915
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Killed in action
Memorial Name
Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey
Memorial Reference
Panel 12
Biographical Notes
Son of John I. & Margaret Breeze of Hokitika.
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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