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Rupert Sydney Taucher

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Rupert Sydney AWMM
  • Surname
    Taucher AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    33476 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Ellen Taucher (mother), Francis Line, Carterton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    33476 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 Labourer/Civilian AWMM
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  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Rupert Taucher was the son of Robert and Helen Taucher, of Belvedere Rd., Carterton, New Zealand, and the brother of Archibald Taucher 27984 who also died in WW1. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 November 1917 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Buttes New British Cemetery (NZ) Memorial, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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  • Hello Uncle Rupert. Thanks for looking out for your youngest brother or I wouldn't be here today to thank you for your service. Lots of Love, Becca.
    Public - Rebecca - Direct descendant - 20 January 2016

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20 January 2016RebeccaAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant