|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Elizabeth George, Kelynack Downs, St Just, Cornwall, England|
|Rank on embarkation||Rifleman|
|Unit name||New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 1915, 3rd Reinforcements of 1st Battalion, E Company|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Wellington on board HMNZT 38 Tahiti on
|Final unit||1st Battalion, Canterbury Infantry Regiment|
'Operations: British front in the vicinity of the Foret de Mormal 5th November 1918. For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. During the above operations Private George was in command of a section. When the advance was held up by machine gun fire he rushed his section in from the flank capturing the machine gun thus allowing the advance to continue. By this brave and quick action he undoubtedly saved many casualties.'
Source: London Gazette
|Sources||Nominal Roll Vol. 2: Roll 16, p. 3|