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Charles Edward Trainer

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  • Service number
    12/4109 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Trainor AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Trainer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Trainor AWMM
  • Service number
    12/4109 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
    WW1 Fisherman AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Trainor (mother), Tariaru, Arrow Street, Thames, 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
    12/4109 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 1 April 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 49 or HMNZT 50 AWMM
    Vessel was Tahiti or Maunganui AWMM
    Private AWMM
    11th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Emily Trainer and Edward Trainer of 41 Bellevue Road, Auckland, New Zealand.

    The sons, brothers served in WW1: Charles Edward Trainer (12/4109) kia; Francis Herbert Trainer (56681) kia; and Albert Diamond Jubilee Trainer (89412, N/N)

    Listed as Charles Edward Trainor in the Nominal Roll. Surname for family is variously spelled as Trainer or Trainor AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • 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
    Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    IX. B. 16. AWMM
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