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Maxwell Aldred

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  • Service number
    13/2510 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Maxwell AWMM
  • Surname
    Aldred AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    13/2510 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    27 October 1874 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Place of birth
    Blackpool, England Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Waiuku, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Aldred (wife), Saint Stephen's Avenue, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 Nov 1915 Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1918 Sinai-Palestine AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    13/2510 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM
    Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', 6 July 1917. - 'For gallant and distinguished conduct in the field or for other valuable services.' AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 13 November 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 35 or HMNZT 36 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM
    Captain AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM
    8th 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
    Other, WWI AWMM
    Nature of Injury: G.S.W. jaw and shoulder
    Pension: 40/-
    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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Wounded in action, 9 August 1916 (gun shot wound, leg: slight); admitted to hospital, Port Said, 11 August 1916; transferred to 31st General Hospital, Alexandria, 12 August 1916; discharged to duty, 21 August 1916.
    Wounded in action (second occasion), 9 January 1917; admitted to 24th Stationary Hospital, Kantara, 12 January 1917 (gun shot wound, left shoulder: slight); reported dangerously ill, 18 January 1917; listed as out of danger, 13 February 1917.
    Mentioned in Despatches.
    Invalided to New Zealand from Suez on board HMT 'Willochra', 7 March 1917; discharged, 9 August 1917.
    Total war service: 2 years 27 days (of which 1 year 171 days was abroad)

    Also served in World War II as 48641 Colonel, New Zealand Artillery Corps.

    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%): Waiuku, Auckland AWMM
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Death

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  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
  • Death notes
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  • Memorial name
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Sources

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  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 8 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
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM