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Owen Henry Roberts

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  • Service number
    10/1632 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Owen Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Roberts AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    10/1632 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown 78 Bell Street, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    H.J. Roberts (father), Patea, 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
    10/1632 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
    Wellington, 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
    Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM
    3rd Reinforcements AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
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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 Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Owen Roberts was the son of Henry James and Maria Roberts, of Leicester St., Patea, New Zealand. Born at Wanganui. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    20 AWMM
  • Date of death
    26 May 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
  • Death notes
    Malta to Gallipoli AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Addolorata Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    E. EA. A. 642. AWMM
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  • Though the generations separate us. Your brave act will not be forgotten. You are remembered. From a great niece you never knew.
    Public - TANIA - Other relative - 21 April 2016

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