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Frank Gillespie

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  • Service number
    8/2339 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    Gillespie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    8/2339 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Catholic, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    14 February 1891 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Place of birth
    Clinton, Otago, New Zealand Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Cafe de Paris, Dannevirke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    G.F. Gillespie (father), Oturehua, Central Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 17 Apr 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    8/2339 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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

Embarkations

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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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      6' 0" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      180 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Frank Gillespie was the son of Mr. and Mrs. G. F. Gillespie, of Green Island, Ohapu, Dunedin, New Zealand.

    Died in hospital, Malta, of enteric fever, 1 August 1915.

    Parents: Mr & Mrs G.F. Gillespie, Green Island, Ohapu, Dunedin AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    1 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Disease AWMM
  • Place of death
    Malta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM
  • Death notes
    Malta AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Addolorata Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    E. EA. A. 656. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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