BOYES, George Alfred
(Service number 73564)

First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date 5 October 1879 Place of Birth Waimate

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Woodgrove
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs M. BOYES (mother), Waimate
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 41st Reinforcements, H Company
Date 27 July 1918
Transport Ulimaroa
Embarked From Destination London, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Auckland Regiment

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 24 May 1956 Age 77 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 111, Plot 6
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

George Alfred Boyes was born on 5 October 1879 at Waimate, the son of Charles and Catherine (née Darrack) Boyes.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [12 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [12 December 2016]

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