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Full Name: Alfred Frederick George
Rank Last Held: Private
Forename(s): Alfred Frederick
Surname: George
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 10820
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Private
Occupation before Enlistment: Farmer
Next of Kin: G.F. George (father), 15 Islington Street, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Unit: 1st New Zealand Cyclist Company
Embarkation Date: 6 May 1916
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport:
Vessel: Mokoia or Navua
Destination: Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number: 31
Page on Nominal Roll: 5
Last Unit Served: New Zealand Cyclist Battalion
Place of Death: Somme, France
Date of Death: 1 November 1916
Age at Death: 27
Year of Death: 1916
Cause of Death: Killed in action
Cemetery Name: Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France
Grave Reference: IV. A. 28.
Biographical Notes: Alfred George was the son of George Frederick and Melina George, of Masterton, New Zealand. Born at Wellington.
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
Sources Used:
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1917
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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