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William Armitage Marshall

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Armitage AWMM
  • Surname
    Marshall AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 164 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E Elliott, Brougham Street New Plymouth New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 18 August 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 164 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) AWMM
    9625 - Distinguished Conduct Medal - 'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He handled his machine gun with great skill, and succeeded in silencing the enemy's fire. He has at all times set a splendid example of courage and initiative.' - 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169- 04/10/1917 AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 18 August 1914 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
      Age 25 AWMM
      Miner/Civilian Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • WW1 18 August 1914 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
      Age 25 AWMM
      Private Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AIF, 3rd Battalion, A Company 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
    17 April 1918 AWMMKilled in Action, 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
    17 April 1918 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    No known grave AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    VILLERS AWMM

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Sources

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

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