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Richard Brown

  • Service number
    WWI 64005 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZEF: B Coy 32nd Wellington Regiment Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military record
  • Forenames
    Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 64005 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    19 January 1891 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of William Brown & Lucy nee' Arthur Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    107 Liverpool St, Wanganui Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Brown (father), Whataupoko, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZEF: B Coy 32nd Wellington Regiment Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 64005 AWMM
  • Military service
    1917-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Gisborne Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    27 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record

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
    July 1918 - Trench Fever - hospitalised in England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    27 July 1942 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    52 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block: S; Plot 141; Warrant # 4162 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 16 August 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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