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Gerald Aubrey Whitcombe

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  • Service number
    13/750 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Wheeler, N. - White, A. (photo J Halpin 2010) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gerald Aubrey AWMM
  • Surname
    Whitcombe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    13/750 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Moeatoa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Joe Whitcombe, Kawhai, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Dec 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    13/750 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
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 14 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 13 or HMNZT 14 or HMNZT 15 AWMM
    Vessel was Verdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter AWMM
    Trooper AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM
    2nd 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Brother of Mr. H. G. Whitcombe, of Maratopa, Te Kuiti. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    8 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Death notes
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
    • Panel 3 AWMM
  • Obituary

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Sources

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