We remember George Eckford

We remember George Eckford

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Timeline

Timeline

1890
birth Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom Source:7972898 8th September 1890
1916
employment Policeman New Zealand Government Oamaru New Zealand Source:7972898 6th April 1916
1916
enlistment Oamaru New Zealand Source:7972898 6th April 1916
1916
location Oamaru New Zealand away from home address Source:7972898 6th April 1916
1916
hospitalisation Urethritis Hospital/Institution Source:7972898 1st December 1916
1917
dates Age 27 Source:7972898 4th October 1917
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force Sergeant 15153 Otago Infantry Regiment 3rd Battalion Source:7972898
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7972898
1917
death Killed in Action Passchendaele Belgium Source:7972898 4th October 1917
burial Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Passchendaele Belgium New Zealand Apse, Panel 3 Source:7972898
sibling James Eckford Source:7972898

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Eckford
Source 7972898
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Oamaru New Zealand away from home address known 6th April 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 15153 Otago Infantry Regiment 3rd Battalion Sergeant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
E Moss Eckford mother
John Eckford father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Eckford brother
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-04-06 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Official Records

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Online Cenotaph: New Zealand Expeditionary Force

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Multimedia

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Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery Passchendaele Gerald98528

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