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Francis Herbert Trainer

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  • Service number
    56681 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Trainor AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Trainer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Trainor AWMM
  • Service number
    56681 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    1893 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Fisherman AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Emily Trainer (mother), Tararu Road, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 Aug 1917 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    56681 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary 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 13 Aug 1917-2 October 1917 AWMM to Glasgow, Scotland AWMM HMNZT 91 AWMM
    Vessel was Mokoia AWMM
    Private AWMM
    29th Reinforcements E 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
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Emily Trainer and Edward Trainer of 41 Bellevue Road, Auckland, New Zealand.

    The sons, brothers served in WW1: Charles Edward Trainer (12/4109) kia; Francis Herbert Trainer (56681) kia; and Albert Diamond Jubilee Trainer (89412, N/N)

    Birth registered name is Bertie, not Herbert. Surname for family is variously spelled as Trainer or Trainor. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    30 September 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Havrincourt, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Havrincourt, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Marcoing British Cemetery, Nord, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    I. E. 21. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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