Arnold Douglas Aitken-Connell Unknown date of birth - Died 15 January 1900 PDF Print Share Key details Service numberN/N AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankLieutenant AWMMNew Zealand Mounted Rifles, 9th Contingent AWMM WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesArnold Douglas AWMM SurnameAitken-Connell AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberN/N AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionChurch of England, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentFarmer AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMary Aitken-Connell (mother), Pukekohe, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 06 Apr 1901 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarSouth African War, 1899-1902 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service numberN/N AWMM Military serviceAuckland College Rifles AWMMPukekohe Mounted Rifles AWMM Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentUnknown AWMM Age on enlistment29 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsPre WW1 Vessel was Gulf of Taranto AWMMLieutenant AWMM1st Contingent, No 21 Company AWMM1st Contingent AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesHeight, Unknown Period AWMM5 foot 7.5 inches AWMMWeight, Unknown Period AWMM10 stone AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankLieutenant AWMMNew Zealand Mounted Rifles, 9th Contingent AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Mary (nee Jones) and John Aitken ConnellCorrespondance filed on his service record mentions a servant, Alfred James Hill (4025). AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death15 January 1900 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathRensburg, Cape Colony, South Africa, Africa AWMM Death notesRensburg, South Africa AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Arnold Douglas Aitken-Connell by laying a poppy. William Thomas Aitken William Venice Aitken Arnold Douglas Aitken-Connell John Vaille Douglas Aitken-Connell Andrew Aitkenhead Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Arnold Douglas Aitken-Connell Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksPapers Past. Digital New Zealand Newspapers.http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspastSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20524708Further ReferenceNew Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) Warhttp://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/the-south-african-boer-war/introductionFurther ReferenceArchives NZ: W5515|1|33http://archives.govt.nz/research/guides/warFurther Reference DocumentsOhinemuri Gazette AWMMThe death roll of the NZ Contingents. Ohinemuri Gazette, Volume IX, Issue 708, 27 June 1900, Page 3 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.