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William Mitchell

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  • Service number
    New Zealand Wars 1906 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    New Zealand Wars Private Discharged in New Zealand
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Mitchell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    New Zealand Wars 1906 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 September 1826 Family source
    Water St. AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    New Zealand Wars 1906 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
    29 September 1842 Discharged in New Zealand Labourer/Civilian Discharged in New Zealand
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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
    New Zealand Wars 30 November 1853 AWMM Private Discharged in New Zealand

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    1878 Family source
    PortseaUnited Kingdom Family source
  • 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

Roll of Honour

Remember William Mitchell by laying a poppy.

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Hughes, H & Hughes, L. (1998). Discharged in New Zealand: Soldiers of the Imperial Foot Regiments who took their discharge in New Zealand 1840-1870. The New Zealand Society of Genealogists. Auckland : New Zealand. AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM

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