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Frederick Neville Houston

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Portrait of Captain Frederick Neville Houston MC. Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 1 / F752. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Captain Frederick Neville Houston MC. Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 1 / F752. Image m …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick Neville AWMM
  • Surname
    Houston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
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  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 March 1890 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Pre 1914 AWMM Oakwood Lodge, Davigdor Road, Hove, Sussex AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 William Duncanson Houston (father), Oriental Bay, Wellington AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1916 AWMM Married AWMM
    Ellen Marie Kirkman in Steyning, Sussex. AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 14 February 1914 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    1 June 1916 AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • According to Archives New Zealand: Twice wounded in France. Mentioned in Sir John French's New Year despatches 1916 and awarded Military Cross January 1916. Killed in action in The Somme July 1916 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 July 1916 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Andersons Bay Cemetery, Dunedin AWMM
    • Thiepval Memorial AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Harper, G., Clements, C., & Johns., R. (2019). For King and Other Countries: The New Zealanders Who Fought in Other Services in the First World War. Auckland, New Zealand: Massey University Press. AWMM
      p. 25-27 AWMM
    • The Fields of Remembrance Trust: Brothers Field, Auckland Museum (Armistice, 2018) AWMM

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24 June 2019Trevor CoventryOther
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