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Richard Gavigan

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 76), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 76), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Gavigan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 61897 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 Ida Gertrude Gavigan (wife), Livingstone, Sandon Block, Sanson, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 31 December 1917 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 61897 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 Farmer/Civilian 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

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
    8 January 1973 Public Source
  • Date of death
    8/1/1973 Public - Allan - Researcher - 23 December 2018 - Manawatu District Council cemetery records
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Feilding Cemetery Public - Allan - Researcher - 23 December 2018 - Manawatu District Council cemetery records
  • Grave reference
    Block 2 Row 111 Plot 013A Public - Allan - Researcher - 23 December 2018 - Manawatu District Council cemetery records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Richard Gavigan sold his farm at Hunterville, New Zealand, to enlist and follow his brother, Oliver Gavigan, overseas during WW1. Richard was a Vickers machine gunner. He was seriously wounded in France and returned to New Zealand. Oliver died of wounds and is buried in Belgium. Richard's son, Gordon Gavigan, was an artillery gunner, 144 Independent Batallion, during WW2. He served throughout the Pacific including Guadalcanal and Nissan Island.
    Public - Richard Gordon - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 December 2018AllanFeildingResearcher
25 April 2015Richard GordonPahiatua, NZOther Relative

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