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Francis Charles Blackler

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  • Service number
    14052 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Rifleman AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Blackler AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    14052 AWMM
  • Gender
  • 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 Farmer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Charles Blackler (father), Pleasant Point, via Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    14052 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 26 June 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 56 or HMNZT 57 AWMM
    Vessel was Tahiti or Maunganui AWMM
    Rifleman AWMM
    5th Reinforcements, 3rd Battalion, G Company AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Rifleman AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Francis Blackler was the son of Charles and Frances Blackler, of Totara Valley, Pleasant Point, Timaru, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    24 AWMM
  • Date of death
    16 June 1917 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, Nord, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    I. P. 29. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Hazelburn War Memorial, South Canterbury AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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