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John Vernon Herbert Bellers

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Vernon Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Bellers AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 419043 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 October 1886 AWMM GisborneGisborne AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mary Ann Bellers (wife), 1188 Rue St. Hubert, Montreal AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 27 May 1915 AWMM Commission agent/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1
    2nd Embarkation AWMM

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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5 ft 2 1/2 in AWMM
    • Hair colour, WWI AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Complexion, WWI AWMM
      Dark AWMM
    • Eye colour, WWI AWMM
      Brown AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Served in the 42nd Battalion, Canadian Expeditioary Force. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 August 1916 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    IV. A. 5., Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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