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Michael Foster

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Michael AWMM
  • Surname
    Foster AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    62950 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 August 1876 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra FalkirkScotland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A. Foster (wife), 23 Livingstone Street, Linwood, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    62950 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Ironmoulder AWMM
  • 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      147 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 22 November 1917; disembarked Liverpool, England, 7 January 1918, and marched in to Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 20 March 1918.
    Reported Missing, 12-19 April 1918; subsequently reported a Prisoner of War, Germany.
    Released, and arrived at Dover, England, 30 November 1918.
    Admitted to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 2 December 1918; discharged on furlough, 11 January 1919.
    Commenced return to New Zealand on board HT 'Corinthic', 12 March 1919; discharged (termination of period of engagement), 31 May 1919.
    War service: 1 year 275 days (of which 1 year 153 days was abroad) AWMM
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Death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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