McBRATNEY, George Henry
(Service number 40711)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank


Date 20 July 1889 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Pipemaker
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Lilian WILKS (sister), Winchester, South Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Reinforcements G Company
Date 14 March 1917
Transport Ruapehu
Embarked From Wellington Destination Devonport, England
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 Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date Age
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

George Henry McBRATNEY was the son of John and Georgina (nee CARTHEW) McBRATNEY. His nephew, John Cuthbert Leat McBRATNEY, also served in WWI.


Cenotaph Database [19 November 2014]; NZ BDM Indexes (DIA historical records) [10 December 2014]

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