GOULD, George Godfrey
(Service number 60932)

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Date 4 November 1896 Place of Birth Pleasant Point

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Rangitira Valley, Temuka
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs E. GOULD (mother), Rangatira Valley, Temuka
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 30th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company
Date 13 October 1917
Transport Corinthic
Embarked From Destination Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Other Units Served With
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 30 August 1974 Age 77 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 273, Plot 189
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

George Godfrey Gould was the second son of George James and Emily (née Kee) Gould. George married Gladys alice May Vowles on 29 June 1921 at St Peter's Church, Temuka. Gladys died the following year and George remarried in 1927. his older brother, Edward James Gould, was killed in action on 4 Sep[tember 1918 in France.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [13 January 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [13 January 2017]; Temuka Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [13 January 2017]

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