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Matthew Andreas Ronning

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  • Service number
    8/3752 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Martin AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Matthew Andreas AWMM
  • Surname
    Ronning AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Martin AWMM
  • Service number
    8/3752 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 Seaman AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Mai Ronning (niece), 44 North Spalding Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    8/3752 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
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 1 April 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 49 or HMNZT 50 AWMM
    Vessel was Tahiti or Maunganui AWMM
    Private AWMM
    11th Reinforcements, Otago Infantry Battalion, D 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Martin Ronning was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Karen Ronning, of Trondhjem, Norway; husband of Mona Charlotte Ronning, of Taita, Wellington, New Zealand.

    First name is Matthew on nominal roll; Martin on Archway and CWGC. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    27 September 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Somme, Northern France, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Somme, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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