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William Alfred Perreau

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Headstone, Waikumete Cemetery (Photo S. Lees 2009) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Alfred AWMM
  • Surname
    Perreau AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    40633 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1890 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.E. Perreau (brother), care of Dannevirke Co-operative Association (Limited), Dannevirke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    40633 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Complications from an industrial accident AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Died leaving three young children

    His British War Medal and honourable discharge certificate were bought on Trademe and restored to William's grandson living in Australia, in 2009 by Sarndra Lees

    Headstone was erected but regretfully in the wrong section in August/September 2009; the Cemetery arranged for the correct placement and this was completed about September 2009 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 December 1927 AWMM
    Age 37 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Anglican Division E, Row 4 Plot 94 AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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