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Dora Peiper

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  • Service number
  • Also known as
    Oliphant AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Princess Christian's Army Nursing Service Reserve AWMM
  • War
    South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Dora AWMM
  • Surname
    Peiper AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Oliphant AWMM
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Female 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
    Nurse AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Queen's South Africa Medal AWMM
    • Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    Unknown AWMM
    Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    Pre WW1 Vessel was Talune AWMM
    Nursing Sister 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Princess Christian's Army Nursing Service Reserve AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Trained Invercargill; Travelled from Cape Town to England and discharged 1902; Married William Oliphant 3 October 1911

    Arrived Melbourne/Cape Town 5 April 1900

    Talune then transfer at Melbourne to Salamis for South Africa. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    12 May 1935 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Hastings, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Stowers, R. (1992). Kiwi versus Boer : the First New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM
    • Service Women Project: Sponsorship to research this record was kindly provided by the Auckland Returned Services Association, Returned Servicewomen's Branch; Marjorie Traill, Dorothy Grant, Daphne Shaw and Margaret Woollett. AWMM
    • McNabb, S. (2015). 100 years New Zealand military nursing : New Zealand Army nursing service : Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps, 1915-2015. Hawke's Bay, N.Z.: Sherayl McNabb. AWMM