condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
Online Cenotaph

Gerald Edwin Shaw

-
  • Service number
    12/2898 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 655 - No known copyright restrictions
Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 655 - No known copyright restricti … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gerald Edwin AWMM
  • Surname
    Shaw AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/2898 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Railway employee AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Queen's Hotel, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Minnie Shaw (sister), Paeroa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 15 Aug 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/2898 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›
  • Embarkation details
    • WW1 HMNZT 1 or HMNZT 2 AWMM
      Vessel was Moeraki or Monowai AWMM
      Private AWMM
      Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM
      Samoan Advance Party AWMM
    • WW1 6th Reinforcements AWMM

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Gerald Shaw was the brother of Eugene L. Shaw, of Paeroa, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    3 July 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Somme, Northern France, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Somme, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    I. C. 39. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Auckland Railway Station, Te Taou Crescent, Auckland 1010. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017. AWMM
    • Railways Roll of Honour board. Wellington Railway Station, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017. AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

Roll of Honour

Remember Gerald Edwin Shaw by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Gerald Edwin Shaw

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›