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Wilfred Ellis Dove

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  • Service number
    6/446 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wilfred Ellis AWMM
  • Surname
    Dove AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    6/446 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 Longbeach, Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    T. Dove (father), Longbeach, Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    6/446 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
    Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 4 or HMNZT 11 AWMM
    Vessel was Tahiti or Athenic AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM
    Main Body 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Canterbury Infantry Battalion, C Company AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Wilfred Dove was the son of Thomas and Mary Eliza Dove, of Hornby Junction Rd., Upper Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand. Native of Long Beach, Ashburton, Christchurch.

    Date of death may have been 25 April through 1 May 1915. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    25 April 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Death notes
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
  • Memorial reference
    Panel 74 AWMM
  • Obituary

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  • My great uncle, brother to my paternal grandmother. Also uncle to Wilfred Ellis Dove who was killed in Crete in 1944. Gone but not forgotten.
    Public - Delia - Other relative - 25 April 2016

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