(Service number 36496)
|First Rank||Lance Corporal||Last Rank|
|Date||15 January 1889||Place of Birth||Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment||Timaru|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs Hanna TAVENER (mother), Oxford Street, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||reinforcements, G Company|
|Date||19 January 1917|
|Embarked From||Destination||Plymouth, Devon, England|
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|Date||8 August 1976||Age||87 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 146, Plot 943|
|New Zealand Memorials|
George Tavener was the son of George and Hannah Tavener, of Timaru. George married Mary Esler in 1919.
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