HUTTON, George Sealy
(Service number 21829)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank


Date 29 October 1886 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Otipua, nr Timaru
Occupation Builder
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Robert HUTTON (father), Otipua, Timaru
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 7th Reinforcements, 3rd Battalion, G Company
Date 21 August 1916
Transport Mokoia
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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Date 30 January 1959 Age 72 years
Place of Death Timaru
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 52, Plot 465
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

George Sealy Hutton was the son of Robert and Marion (née Craig) Hutton, of Otipua, near Timaru. Like his brothers he was educated at Pareora East School. His eldest brother, Archibald Craig Hutton, served in the South African War, and two others also served in World War One - Robert and William Barrie.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [10 January 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [10 January 2017]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [10 January 2017]

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