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Allen Grindell Gardiner

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Allen Grindell AWMM
  • Surname
    Gardiner AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 666 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 13 October 1916 AWMM 5 Tressidor Avenue, Haberfield, Sydney, New South Wales AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Ralph Gardiner, 54 Ormond Road, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 October 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 666 AWMM
  • Military service
    Served for 4 years in the Defence Cadets, NZ, and 3 years in the Territorials, NZ. AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 6.75" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      150 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Melbourne, 21 June 1917; disembarked Liverpool, England, 26 August 1917; marched in to 9th Training Bn, Durrington, 29 August 1917, and transferred to 33rd Bn Details. On Command at School of Instruction, Kandahar, 3 December 1917; rejoined unit, 18 January 1918.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 5 February 1918; taken on strength, 12 February 1918.
    Wounded in action, 30 March 1918 (gun shot wound, left leg), and admitted to 9th Australian Field Ambulance; discharged to duty, 30 March 1918.
    Wounded in action (2nd occasion), 17 April 1918 (gassed), and admitted to 9th Field Ambulance; transferred to 12th Casualty Clearing Station, 18 April 1918; to Ambulance Train No 37, 18 april 1918, and transferred to 9th General Hospital, Rouen, 19 April 1918; to England, 21 April 1918, and admitted to Norfolk War Hospital, Norwich, 22 April 1918; discharged on furlough, 15 May 1918, to report to No 4 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 29 May 1918; marched in to Overseas Training Brigade, Longbridge Deverill, 22 June 1917; proceeded overseas to France, 17 July 1918; rejoined unit, 25 July 1918.
    Wounded in action (3rd occasion), 31 August 1918 (gun shot wound, left elbow), and admitted to 15th Australian Field Ambulance; transferred same day to 37th Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train No 36, 1 September 1918, and transferred to 5th General Hospital, 2 September 1918; to England, 3 September 1918, and admitted to Whitecross Hospital, Warrington, 4 September 1918; discharged on furlough, 23 December 1918, to report to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 6 January 1919.
    Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Lancashire', 7 February 1919; arrived Melbourne, 24 March 1919, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged, 26 April 1919. AWMM
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Death

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  • 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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Sources

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  • References
    AIF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM

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