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 Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMNew Zealand Maori Contingent AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Hokianga Arch of Remembrance, Kohukohu (photo J.H.A. Skipper … 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMMatawai, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationHenry Downes, sen. (father), Kohukohu, Hokianga, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 14 February 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number16/508 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM14 February 1915 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMMHMNZT 20 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDepart - 14 Feb 1915, Arrival - 26 Mar 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM14 February 1915 AWMMWarrimoo AWMMPrivate 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 AWMMPrivate 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 Contribute › Cemetery namePieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM Grave referenceB. IX. 6. AWMM Memorial Contribute › 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=20998440Archives NZNew Zealand Electronic Text Collection topic pagehttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/name-130595.htmlNZETCMinistry 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 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.