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Eric Leslie Wootton

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  • Service number
    26230 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Rifleman AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Eric Leslie AWMM
  • Surname
    Wootton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    26230 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 Letter carrier AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Postal Worker AWMM
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Sarah Wootton (mother), 93 Elizabeth Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    26230 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military 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 25 Sep 1916-21 November 1916 AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 64 AWMM
    Vessel was Devon AWMM
    Rifleman AWMM
    11th Reinforcements, 2nd Battalion, F Company AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Rifleman AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM

Biographical information

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Death

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  • Age at death
    36 AWMM
  • Date of death
    2 December 1935 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Soldiers, Plot 10 JJ AWMM
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  • Obituary

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