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Rewi Alley

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  • Service number
    55386 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Corporal AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Rewi AWMM
  • Surname
    Alley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    55386 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    2 December 1897 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Springfield, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Springfield, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Farmer AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs F.J. Alley (mother), 37 Cutler's Road Riccarton, Christchurch, 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
    55386 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Medal (MM) AWMM
    Operations: West of Bapaume - 25 August 1918. For courage and devotion to duty. During the period of consolidation he went forward several times under heavy fire in charge of patrols, and by his courage and initiative gained and brought back valuable information. His coolness and courage were a fine example to the rest of his men. AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 26 Jul 1917-24 September 1917 AWMM to Plymouth, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 90 AWMM
    Vessel was Ulimaroa AWMM
    Private AWMM
    28th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Corporal AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    90 AWMM
  • Date of death
    27 December 1987 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Beijing, China AWMM
  • Death notes
    Beijing, China AWMM
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  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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