MUNRO, George Percival
(Service number 90437)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||17 August 1889||Place of Birth||Pareora|
|Address at Enlistment||Pringle Street, Timaru|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs J. MUNRO (mother), Pringle Street, Timaru|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
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|Date||*July 1971||Age||81 years|
|Place of Death|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Timaru Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||General Section, Row 5, Plot 377|
|New Zealand Memorials|
George Percival Munro (Percy), born on 17 August 1889 at Pareora, was the son of John Alexander Munro and his wife Jane née MacMillan.Two brothers served abroad in World War One - Charles Vivian and Robert Donald. Their father died in 1902 and their widowed mother lived on till 1951.
NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [30 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [30 December 2016]
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