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Cecil Sydney Fairs

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  • Service number
    13/327 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916; this photograph may not be correct - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cecil Sydney AWMM
  • Surname
    Fairs AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    13/327 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 Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E.G. Fairs, 45 Cook Street, Auckland, 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
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    13/327 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
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 Oct 1914-3 December 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 8 or HMNZT 12 AWMM
    Vessel was Star of India or Waimana AWMM
    Trooper AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Auckland Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cecil Fairs was the son of Mrs. A. Fairs, of 17 St. Albans Avenue, Dominion Rd., Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    5 October 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Disease AWMM
  • Place of death
    Malta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM
  • Death notes
    Malta AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    B. XVIII. 2. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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  • Cecil Sydney Fairs was a brother to my Grandfather Newton Claud Fairs. He was born in Wanganui 1st August 1885 [ information from our family records which were written by his brother Newton Fairs]. He was the son of Newton Fairs and Ameilia (Minnie) Fairs aka Williams. Cecil was the third son of Newton and Amelia there were 7 children altogether 5 boys and two girls. RIP my Great Uncle you will always be remembered. I am so glad I have found you. Arohanui Your great niece Jude.
    Public - Judith Martin nee Fairs - Other Relative - 26 June 2015

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