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Claude Ernest Burgess

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  • Service number
    12/3570 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Claude Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Burgess AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/3570 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
    WW1 Teacher AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    F.J. Burgess (father), Courthouse, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/3570 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
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 08 Jan 1916-8 February 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 37 AWMM
    Vessel was Maunganui AWMM
    Private AWMM
    9th Reinforcements Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Wellington Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Claude Burgess was the son of Frederick J. and Georgina Burgess, of Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand.

    Mr Burgess was a master at Seddon Memorial Technical College in Auckland. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    11 July 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of wounds AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    II. E. 45. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    Roll of Honour, Devonport Primary School, granite tablet, 18 Kerr Street, Devonport, Auckland AWMM
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  • Obituary

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