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Roland Dalton

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Roland AWMM
  • Surname
    Dalton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    14953 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 June 1895 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra ChristchurchCanterbury Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Anne Dalton (mother), Redcliffs, Sumner Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    14953 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 Shepherd/Civilian 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
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 11.75" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      148 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of George Edward and Anne Dalton, of 161, Fendalton Rd., Fendalton, Christchurch

    Embarked Wellington, 26 June 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 22 August 1916, and marched in to Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 26 September 1916; taken on strength, 2nd Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, in the field, 13 October 1916.
    Killed in action, 13 June 1917.

    Parents: George Edward and Anne Dalton, 161 Fendalton Road, Fendalton, Christchurch AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    13 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
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  • Cemetery
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  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM

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Sources

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