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Full Name: George Clark
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): George
Surname: Clark
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 51688
First Known Rank: Lance Corporal
Occupation before Enlistment: Blacksmith
Next of Kin: Mrs W.G. Clark (mother), 11 Auburn Street, Auckland, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit: 27th Reinforcements E Company
Embarkation Date: 12 June 1917
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport: HMNZT 87
Vessel: Tahiti
Destination: Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number: 67
Page on Nominal Roll: 22
Last Unit Served: Wellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion
Place of Death: Belgium
Date of Death: 26 October 1917
Age at Death: 27
Year of Death: 1917
Cause of Death: Died of wounds
Cemetery Name: Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
Grave Reference: XXX. G. 18.
Biographical Notes: George Clark was the son of William George and Margaret Clark, of 5, The Avenue, off Wynyard Rd., Mt. Eden, Auckland, New Zealand.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1918
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