(Service number 47316)
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|Date||16 July 1891||Place of Birth||Rangitata|
|Address at Enlistment||Orari Bridge, Geraldine|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs F. SOANES (sister), 103 Forfar Street, St Albans, Christchurch|
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|Date||21 July 1966||Age||75 years|
|Place of Death||Timaru|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Geraldine Cemetery|
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George COULTER was born in 1891 at Rangitata, the son of Henry and Elizabeth (nee ASHBY) COULTER. He married Mary MacDONALD on 3 September 1918 at Geraldine. George went to some lenghths to enlist, only to fail to get overseas because of pre-existing medical issues. His brother Henry served in WWI before being invalided home.
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