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Herbert Oscar Wiseley

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  • Service number
    24/329 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Wisely AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Rifleman AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion, A Company AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert Oscar AWMM
  • Surname
    Wiseley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Wisely AWMM
  • Service number
    24/329 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 7 Aurora Terrace, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A. Wisely (mother), Hobsonville, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 15 Aug 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
    • Samoa AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    24/329 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
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    • WW1 HMNZT 1 or HMNZT 2 AWMM
      Vessel was Moeraki or Monowai AWMM
      Rifleman AWMM
      A Company AWMM
      Samoan Advance Party AWMM
    • WW1 New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion 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 Unknown AWMM
    Rifleman AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion, A Company AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Herbert Wiseley was the son of John and Annie Wiseley, of Hobsonville, Auckland, New Zealand.

    This person is listed as Wisely in the Nominal Roll AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    15 September 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Somme, Northern France, France AWMM
  • Death notes
    Somme, France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    • Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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