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Horace Neal

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  • Service number
    24211 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Corporal AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Grovetown War Memorial exterior. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Horace AWMM
  • Surname
    Neal AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    24211 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Farm hand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Frederick Neal (father), Grovetown, Blenheim, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    24211 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 27 May 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 54 or HMNZT 55 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM
    Private AWMM
    13th Reinforcements Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Corporal AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Neal, of Grovetown, Blenheim AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    29 September 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Fifteen Ravine British Cemetery, Villers-Plouich, Nord, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    II. F. 15. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Grovetown War Memorial, Grovetown AWMM
    • Marlborough War Memorial, 20 Seymour Street, Blenheim, 7201 AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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