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Walter Ernest Danby

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  • Service number
    4/894 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Sapper AWMM
    New Zealand Engineers AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Danby AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    4/894 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 12 Mary Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Danby (father), Pollen Street, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 Jun 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    4/894 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
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Sapper AWMM
    New Zealand Engineers AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Walter Daby was the son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Danby, of Pollen St., Thames, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    30 July 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Somme, Northern France, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Somme, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    I. E. 18. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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