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Robert Francis McLean Gee

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Portrait of Second Lieutenant Robert Francis Mclean Gee. Image sourced from Imperial War Museums' 'Bond of Sacrifice' collection. ©IWM HU 114951_A
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Francis McLean AWMM
  • Surname
    Gee AWMM
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 April 1894 AWMM AWMM
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  • Place of birth
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  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 George Francis Gee (father) AWMM
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Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 3 September 1914 AWMM Student/Civilian AWMM
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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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    • Wounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
      Shot in head by sniper AWMM
    • 27 October 1914 AWMMDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of wounds at Netley Hosptial, Hampshire, England. AWMM

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Eldest son of George Francis Gee of Wellington and Mary Elizabeth Gee. Educated at Wellington, Eastbourne College and Trinity College Cambridge. Was a member of Eastbourne College OTC and received a commission in the 3rd Wiltshire Regiment on 15th August 1914. Following four weeks training at Weymouth embarked for the front line. A few days after arriving he received a fatal wound. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    27 October 1914 AWMM
    AWMM
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  • Cemetery
    Ocklynge Cemetery AWMM
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Memorials

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Sources

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    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. 56-57 AWMM
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