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Oliver Glenross Parr

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Oliver Glenross AWMM
  • Surname
    Parr AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 92941 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 June 1895 AWMM Pleasant PointSouth Canterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Raincliffe, Pleasant Point AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Mary Ann Parr (mother), Pleasant Point, Canterbury AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 92941 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 22 February 1917 AWMM Gardener/Civilian AWMM
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  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Oliver Glenross Parr was the youngest son of Edward and Mary Ann (née Gould) Parr. Oliver was called up for military service in 1916. Brother of George, Cuthbert and Stephen Parr and cousin of George and Charles Verity who allvserved in World War One. Oliver married Olive Evelyn Norton in 1925. Biography provided by the Timaru Museum SCRoll project. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 October 1969 AWMM
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  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Temuka Cemetery General Section, Row 266, Plot 890 AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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