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Charles Arns

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Arns AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/1141 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 November 1884 AWMM ThamesCoromandel District AWMM
    Thames, Coromandel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 4 November 1914 AWMM Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs F. Arns (mother), Davy Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 December 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/1141 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 4 November 1914 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    Labourer AWMM
    AucklandNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Grey AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      164 pounds AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM
    • Other, WWI AWMM
      Nature of Injury: Loss right arm Pension: 30/- Percent of disability: [Not stated] Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 2 May 1917 AWMM
    Wounded unfit for war service AWMM
    Private AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Informant writes next of kin as Mrs E. Arns (mother), Davey Street, Thames, New Zealand

    Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): C/o P.O., Wanganui AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 February 1921 AWMM
    Age 37 AWMM
    WanganuiManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Aramoho Cemetery, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM Block C Div 1 Plot 34 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • Remembering my Great Uncle Charles Arns , his landing at Gallipoli and his contribution to that awful war. May he always be at peace.
    Public - Robyn - Other Relative - 13 April 2015
  • I lay this Poppy for Private Charles Arns my Second Great Uncle this Poppy is in respect of your service for his country, your wife, and for me. Rest In Peace.
    Public - Mark - Other Relative - 28 January 2015

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 21 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM

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13 April 2015RobynAuckland New ZealandOther Relative
28 January 2015MarkChristchurch, New ZealandOther Relative