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Albert Victor Ball

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  • Service number
    8/2404 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
    Albert Victor AWMM
  • Surname
    Ball AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    8/2404 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    15 July 1890 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Place of birth
    Bristol, Avon, England Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Victoria Street, Petone, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    A.E. Ball (father), 79 Middle Street, Southampton, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 Jun 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    8/2404 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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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 13 Jun 1915-24 July 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 24 AWMM
    Vessel was Maunganui AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Battalion AWMM
    5th Reinforcements 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      155 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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  • Albert Ball was the son of Albert Edward and Emily Blanche Ball, of 76, Middle St., Southampton. Native of Totterdown, Bristol, England.

    Admitted to hospital, Dardanelles, 10 September 1915; returned to duty, 21 September 1915 (no further details recorded).
    Killed in action, 7
    December 1915.

    Parents: Albert Edward and Emily Blanche Ball, 76 Middle Street, Southampton. Native of Totterdown, Bristol, England AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    25 AWMM
  • Date of death
    7 December 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Death notes
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Embarkation Pier Cemetery, Turkey AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Special Memorial A. 7. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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