Albert Downes Unknown date of birth - Died 9 September 1915 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number16/508 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Private AWMMNew Zealand Maori Contingent AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st N … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesAlbert AWMM SurnameDownes AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number16/508 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Matawai, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationHenry Downes, sen. (father), Kohukohu, Hokianga, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 Feb 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number16/508 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 20 AWMMVessel was Warrimoo AWMMPrivate AWMM; B Company AWMM; 1st Maori Contingent AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of Disease, Cause of Death AWMMDied of disease AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Private AWMMNew Zealand Maori Contingent AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Albert Downes was the son of Mr. and Mrs. H. Downes, of Kohukohu, Hokianga, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death9 September 1915 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Disease AWMM Place of deathMalta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM Death notesMalta AWMM Cemetery namePieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM Grave referenceB. IX. 6. AWMM Memorial nameHokianga Arch of Remembrance, Kohukohu, Hokianga, New Zealand AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Albert Downes by laying a poppy. Patrick Carroll Downer Wilfred Bertram Downer Albert Downes Alexander Downes Alexander Eccles Downes Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Albert Downes Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20998440Further ReferenceNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-130595.htmlFurther ReferenceMinistry for Culture and Heritage, New Zealand History online. Kohukohu First World War Memorial.http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/kohukohu-first-world-war-memorialFurther ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C4138Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 197 AWMMNew Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-624. AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.