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Herbert Connell

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  • Service number
    • 3482 AWMM
    • 6/2984 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Lance Corporal AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion, 12th (Nelson) Company AWMM
  • War
    • South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Connell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 3482 AWMM
    • 6/2984 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 Waihao Downs, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss C. Connell (sister), care of G. Connell, Tapu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 09 Oct 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    • South African War, 1899-1902 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 3482 AWMM
    • 6/2984 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
    Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 9 October 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 32 or HMNZT 33 or HMNZT 34 AWMM
    Vessel was Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMM
    Corporal AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM
    7th 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 Lance Corporal AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion, 12th (Nelson) Company AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Herbert Connell was the son of the late Basil and Amelia Connell, of Tapu, Thames, New Zealand. Served in the South African Campaign. Born at Nelson. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    42 AWMM
  • Date of death
    27 March 1918 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Somme, Northern France, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Somme, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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