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Sydney Herbert Wakeford

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Sydney Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Wakeford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 5/140A AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 June 1888 AWMM SouthamptonHampshire AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 5/140A AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Born 5 June 1888 at Belfast, Ireland
    Gents Outfitter
    Enlisted in the NZEF in London on 28 September 1914
    Served with NZ Army Service Corp in Egypt, Gallipoli, the Western Front and the Army of Occupation.
    Discharged 24 February 1919 in England
    Last rank Driver Public - Roger - Researcher - 16 March 2021 - Military Personnel File

Death

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  • Date of death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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16 March 2021RogerAuckland, New ZealandResearcher

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