VERITY, George Hamilton
(Service number 7/1299)

First Rank Lance Corporal Last Rank


Date 28 July 1895 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Craigmore Downs, Timaru, New Zealand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin C.H. Verity (father), Craigmore Downs, Cave, via Timaru, New Zealand
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 6th Reinforcements, Canterbury Mounted Rifles
Date 14 August 1915
Transport Tofua
Embarked From Wellington, New Zealand Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date 12 August 1919 Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 10 September 1990 Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials Cave War Memorial

Biographical Notes


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database (10 June 2015); SCRoll web submission from V Jaenecke, 16 April 2015

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Tony Rippin (South Canterbury Museum)

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