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Charles Buchanan Dick-Cleland


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Buchanan AWMM
  • Surname
    Dick-Cleland AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 5/93A AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1879 AWMM LanarkshireScotland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Married AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 5/93A AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

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  • Married; Seconded for duty with RFC 30/4/1917; Struck off strength NZEF 31/7/1919 and transferred to RAF AWMM


About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    28 December 1934 Public - Paul - 3 May 2023 - UK Probate, Newspaper Surrey Advertiser and Grave
  • Age at death
    57 Public - Paul - 3 May 2023 - UK BMD records
  • Place of death
    Dream Tor, South Ascot, Sunninghill, Berkshire Public - Paul - 3 May 2023 - UK Probate and Newspaper Surrey Advertiser.
  • Cause of death
    Unknow Suddenly" Public - Paul - 3 May 2023 - Newspaper Surrey Advertiser.
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, Worplesdon, Guildford Borough, Surrey, England Public - Paul - 3 May 2023 - Find a Grave
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Surrey Advertiser - Saturday 05 January 1935 "The funeral took place at Worplesdon on Tuesday 1st Jan 1935 of Mr Charles Buchanan Dick-Cleland who suddenly on the previous Friday at Dream Tor South Ascot Mr 57 of age leaves widow ')' Dick-Cleland one of the pioneers of gold prospecting in Rhodesia and lie also fought in South African War taking part in 'the relief of Alafeking He lived for many in New Zealand and the outbreak of the War joined the New Zealand Expeditionary Force from which later transferred to the Royal Flying Corps He retired from Royal Air Force three years ago through ill health to live Glaziers Normandy It was only months ago he left there for South Ascot " Public - Paul - 3 May 2023 - Newspaper
    Surrey Advertiser. UK Probate confirms Date of Death and Location
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03 May 2023PaulMaidenhead, Berkshire, UKOther

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