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Frank William Freestone

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Free - Friar (photo J Halpin 2010) - No known copyright restrictions

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank William AWMM
  • Surname
    Freestone AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 537 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 7 November 1914 AWMM Baxter Road, Mascott, Sydney, New South Wales AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Freestone, Marmion Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 7 November 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 537 AWMM
  • Military service
    Served as a Cadet in Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • 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
    WW1 7 November 1914 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Age 25 AWMM
    Boundary rider/Civilian Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    CharlevilleQueensland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • 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
    10 Nov 1917 {Age 28} AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of John Joseph Freestone and Ada Ann Freestone, of 11, Arawa St., Kyber Pass Rd., Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 November 1917 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Age 28 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Gaza War Cemetery (Plot XXVI, Row B, Grave No. 1), Palestine AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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