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Mark Wilmot Rowe

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  • Service number
    6/3449 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Corporal AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Mark Wilmot AWMM
  • Surname
    Rowe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    6/3449 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Methodist, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    7 May 1893 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Thames, Coromandel District, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Thames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Farmer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 25 Aug 1915 Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs K. Rowe (mother), Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 Nov 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    6/3449 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • 1914-1915 Star AWMM
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Victory Medal AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 25 August 1915 AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 13 November 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 35 or HMNZT 36 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM
    8th 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 9.5 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark brown AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Wounded in France, 8 July 1916. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to hospital for mumps and severe typhoid. AWMM
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Corporal AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James Joseph and Katherine J. Robinson, of Auckland.

    Joined battalion at Ismailia, 9 January 1916.

    Embarked for France from Port Said, 6 April 1916.

    Appointed Temp Lance Corporal, 25 October 1916.

    Appointed Lance Corporal, 25 December 1916.

    Promoted Corporal, 5 October 1917. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    20 AWMM
  • Date of death
    27 March 1918 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
    Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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