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Norman Charles Otto

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  • Service number
    10/3048 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Lance Corporal AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Regiment AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Norman Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Otto AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    10/3048 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    1894 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Thames, Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Ongarue, KIng Country, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Jessie Marie Otto (mother), Ongarue, KIng Country, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 09 Oct 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    10/3048 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
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 9 October 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 32 or HMNZT 33 or HMNZT 34 AWMM
    Vessel was Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM
    7th Reinforcements 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    at Goose Alley Trench, Flers AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Lance Corporal AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Regiment AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Charles and Jessie Marie Otto, of "Seddon House," Ongarue, KIng Country, New Zealand

    Attended Auckland Grammar School. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    25 September 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Somme, Northern France, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Somme, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    • Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM
    • Auckland Grammar School War Memorial, New Zealand AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Auckland Grammar School Chronicle. 1916. AWMM

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