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William Claude Parsons

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  • Service number
    34425 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion, 6th (Hauraki) Company AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Claude AWMM
  • Surname
    Parsons AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    34425 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    21 July 1893 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Thames, Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Labourer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 21 Aug 1916 Seddon Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs L.A. Parsons (mother), Seddon Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 02 Jan 1917 Single AWMM
    Single, 1 child AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    34425 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 21 August 1916 AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 02 Jan 1917-27 March 1917 AWMM to LONDON, ENGLAND AWMM HMNZT 73 AWMM
    Vessel was Opawa AWMM
    Private AWMM
    20th Reinforcements, E 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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Wounded, November 1917 head wounds AWMM
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion, 6th (Hauraki) Company AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of John and Lucy Adelaide Parsons, of Frankton Junction, Thames, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    21 AWMM
  • Date of death
    28 September 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Havrincourt, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Havrincourt, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Ribecourt Road Cemetery, near Trescault, Pas de Calais, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    I. A. 11. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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