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Walter Henry Best

  • Service number
    11/2292 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Walter Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Best AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    11/2292 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Shepherd AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Best (mother), Kiritaki, Dannevirke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    11/2292 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
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 04 Mar 1916-8 April 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 47 or HMNZT 48 AWMM
    Vessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMM
    Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles, B Squadron AWMM
    New Zealand Expeditionary Force 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

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Death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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