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Phillip Phelan

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  • Service number
    8/1599 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Phillip AWMM
  • Surname
    Phelan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    8/1599 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 Railway employee AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown 165 King Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Phillip Phelan (father), Progress Junction, Reefton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Feb 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
    8/1599 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
    Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMM
    Vessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM
    3rd 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
    Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of enteric AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Mrs. F. Phelan, of Fox St., Cobden, Greymouth, New Zealand. AWMM
    • 'Greymouth Railwayman’s Death'
      Word was received by Mr J. Robertson, of Greymouth, on October 7th that his wife's brother, Philip Phelan, died from enteric at Malta. Private Philip Phelan was a member of the Greymouth Branch of the A. S. R. S., and when the war broke out he enlisted at Dunedin for the front, and during the campaign he got wounded, and when better he returned to the front, only to succumb to disease. Railway review, 22 October 1915, p 469 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 5 September 2017 - Railway Workers Obituaries : New Zealand History : www.nzhistory.govt.nz
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Death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    30 September 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Sickness AWMM
  • Place of death
    Malta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM
  • Death notes
    Malta ex Gallipoli AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Addolorata Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    E. EA. A. 666. AWMM
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  • Obituary

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