George Stevens

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal
  • Born 27 January 1894, Maungatapere, Northland, New Zealand
  • Died 1980
  • Last rank Private
  • Service number 54712
  • Served In 30th Reinforcements, Specialists Company, Signal Section, New Zealand Expeditionary Force
  • Next of Kin Mr Charles Stevens (father), Maungatapere
  • Pre-war occupation Farmer
  • ReligionPresbyterian
  • Enlisted15 February 1917
  • Embarkationaboard HMNZT 93, Corinthic departed 13 October 1917, Wellington disembarked 8 December 1917, Liverpool, England
  • Theatres of operationWestern Europe 1918
  • Periods of service268 days in New Zealand and one year 195 days overseas in Western Europe. Total service of two years and 98 days
  • Returned to New Zealandaboard ‘Bhamo’ 10 March 1919
  • Discharged23 May 1919, on termination of period of engagement
  • AwardedBritish War Medal and Victory Medal