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Francis Jervois Meyer

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Jervois AWMM
  • Surname
    Meyer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 54546 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 October 1885 AWMM MartonRangitikei AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Sarah Meyer (mother), Cliff Road, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 August 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Canal du Nord, France AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 54546 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Johann Christian and Sarah Meyer (nee Osborne) of Mount View, Marton, Rangitikei.

    Died in the Battle of the Canal du Nord, France 27September - 1 October 1918.

    Text. Family grave memorial, Mount View Cemetery: (Grave 384, Row 11). 'In loving memory of Francis Jervois Meyer, dearly beloved son of Christian and Sarah Meyer killed in action France 29 Sept. 1918 aged 33 years.' AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    HavrincourtFrance 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

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Grevillers (New Zealand) Memorial, Grevillers British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM
    • Family grave memorial, Mount View Cemetery, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      70: 18 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
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