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Charles Eldrich Mann

Portrait of Charles Eldrich Mann (28282) - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait of Charles Eldrich Mann (28282) - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Eldrich AWMM
  • Surname
    Mann AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Charles Ellrick Mann AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 28282 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1898 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Mann (father), Woodville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 19 January 1917 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 28282 AWMM
  • Military service
  • 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 Unknown AWMM Salesman/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Charles Mann was the son of Mr John Mann and Mary Ann Mann, of Woodville, New Zealand.

    Birth name registered as Charles Ellrick Mann Mann AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    27 November 1917 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    • Buttes New British Cemetery (NZ) Memorial, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM
    • Woodville War Memorial, Fountaine Square, Woodville, New Zealand AWMM

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  • Always remembered with huge respect and honour today and always. We will never forget. Rest in peace. Annette
    Public - Annette - Other relative - 24 April 2019
  • Lest we forget the huge sacrifice you & others made for our freedom today. You will always be remembered & honoured.
    Public - Annette - Other relative - 24 April 2018
  • You were my great grandmothers much loved brother who she missed greatly. As part of tracing our family tree we have found news paper memorials, your photos and stories from mums cousin - later this year we too are making the journey to Belgium to remember you. Gone but not forgotten
    Public - Jenny - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
  • Uncle Charlie - Always in our thoughts and you left a footprint in all of the Mann's lives. ANZAC day is your day and we remember thee in the service. Regards from your great niece.
    Public - Chris - Other Relative - 10 April 2015
  • Charlie your name and sacrifice lives on down through the generations with pride. Shirley - Great Niece.
    Public - Shirley Elizabeth - Other Relative - 3 April 2015



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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2019AnnetteAucklandOther relative
24 April 2017PhillipMelbourne, AustraliaOther relative
20 June 2016ArthurAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant
25 April 2015JennyManurewa New ZealandOther Relative
10 April 2015ChrisNew ZealandOther Relative
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