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Full Name
George Victor Wakefield Falder
Rank Last Held
Gunner
Forename(s)
George Victor Wakefield
Surname
Falder
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
2/873
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Corporal
Next of Kin
F.G. Falder (father), Kahouri Bridge, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Kahorui Bridge, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
2nd Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Field Artillery
Embarkation Date
14 December 1914
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Verdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Page on Nominal Roll
221
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Field Artillery, 2nd Battery
Place of Death
Malta
Date of Death
27 July 1915
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of disease
Cemetery Name
Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta
Grave Reference
B. III. 1.
Biographical Notes
George Falder was the son of Mr. and Mrs. G. Falder, of 14 Percival St., Wellington, New Zealand.
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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