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William Brown

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  • Service number
    31935 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    New Zealand Training Unit AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    31935 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • 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
    31935 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
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Embarkations

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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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died from accident occurring, or disease contracted, while training with the NZEF in New Zealand. AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Private AWMM
    New Zealand Training Unit AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James and Sarah Brown; husband of Evelyn G. Brown, of Williamson Street, Thames

    Service number 31935 listed in Roll of Honour and CWGC. Not listed under service number 31935 at Archives New Zealand AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    28 AWMM
  • Date of death
    22 August 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Disease AWMM
  • Place of death
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Te Aroha Cemetery, Stanley Road South, Te Aroha, New Zealand AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Section 11. Block 1. AWMM
  • Memorial name
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
    • Te Aroha First World War Memorial, Kenrick Street, Te Aroha. AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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