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Neville Wynn Simpson

  • Service number
    WWI 680 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 17th Australian Infantry Battalion Public - Cara - Researcher - 25 March 2015 - Military Personel File
  • Last rank
  • War
Studio portrait of 680 Lance Corporal (late Corporal) Neville Wynn Simpson, 17th Battalion of Sydney, NSW (originally of New Plymouth, New Zealand).

AWM Roll of Honour

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Neville Wynn AWMM
  • Surname
    Simpson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 680 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    WhangareiNorthland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 2 February 1915 AWMM c/o Mrs F Simpson, Gover Street, New Plymouth, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Anne Simpson, Gover Street, New Plymouth, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 2 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Battle of the Somme AWMM
    • Gallipoli and Western Front- Battle of Pozieres , France Public - Cara - Researcher - 25 March 2015 - Military Personel File
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 17th Australian Infantry Battalion Public - Cara - Researcher - 25 March 2015 - Military Personel File
  • Service number
    WWI 680 AWMM
  • Military service
    Served as a Lieutenant in the New Zealand Territorial Forces. AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    29 Jul 1916 {Age 29} AWMMDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 July 1916 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Age 29 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Puchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 8), France AWMM
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Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    AIF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
21 November 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher
08 July 2016BrianMelbourne, AustraliaResearcher
25 March 2015CaraHong KongResearcher
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