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William Bennett Corin

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  • Service number
    2524 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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William Bennett Corin

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Bennett AWMM
  • Surname
    Corin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    2524 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Methodist, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Thames, Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Birth notes
    Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    • WW1 Miner Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • WW1 Private Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 09 May 1916 Culcairn, New South Wales AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Fanny Jewell Corin, Otahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 09 May 1916 Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • Battle of Messines AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    2524 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Victory Medal AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 9 May 1916 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • WW1 9 May 1916 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
      AIF, 45th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Age on enlistment
    • WW1 44 AWMM
    • WW1 44 AWMM

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 24 August 1916 AWMM from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia AWMM HMAT A68 - 24-Aug-1916 AWMM
    Vessel was Anchises AWMM
    AIF, 45th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    14 Jun 1917 {Age 45} Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    45 AWMM
  • Date of death
    14 June 1917 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    Messines, Belgium Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery name
    Brookwood Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row D, Grave No. 19), Surrey, England AWMM
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