DAVIE, George
(Service number 34592)

First Rank Trooper Last Rank


Date 17 August 1894 Place of Birth GapesValley

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Gapes Valley, South Canterbury
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs S. H. DAVIE (mother), Gapes Valley, Geraldine
Religion Church of England
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 20th Reinforcements, (First Section) New Zealand Mounted Rifles
Date 5 December 1916
Transport Waihora
Embarked From Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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Prisoner of War Information

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 12 August 1950 Age 55 years 11 months
Place of Death Christchurch
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

George Davie was the third son of George and Sarah Jane (née Howden) Davie. He was educated at Gapes Valley and Skipton schools.. In 1922 he married Marion Ivy Johnson.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database {10 February 2018]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of internal Affairs) [10 February 2018]; School Admission records (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [10 February 2018]

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