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Sydney James Benzie

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 33), Page: 24 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 33), Page: 24 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Sydney James AWMM
  • Surname
    Benzie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 3/2152 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 June 1887 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Violet Benzie (wife), 70 Shakespeare Road, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 3/2152 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 Jeweller/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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Violet Benzie (now Mrs. Bristow), of 48, Mein St., Newtown, Wellington. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 December 1918 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
    2 December 1918 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 2 December 2018 - Paperspast portal via National Library of New Zealand; https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/EP19181204.2.21?page=3&query=vivian+o%27callaghan
  • Age at death
    31 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 2 December 2018 - Paperspast portal via National Library of New Zealand; https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/EP19181204.2.21?page=3&query=vivian+o%27callaghan
  • Place of death
    Dannevirke Hospital, Dannevirke, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 2 December 2018 - Paperspast portal via National Library of New Zealand; https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/EP19181204.2.21?page=3&query=vivian+o%27callaghan
  • Cause of death
    • Died of Disease AWMM
    • Pneumonia Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 2 December 2018 - Paperspast portal via National Library of New Zealand; https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/EP19181204.2.21?page=3&query=vivian+o%27callaghan
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mangatera Cemetery, Dannevirke, Tararua District, New Zealand AWMM Plot 24. Division H. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    "Private Sydney James Benzie, 3/2152, an undischarged soldier, died at Dannevirke Hospital on 2nd December, from pneumonia. Deceased was 31 years of age and married., his next-of-kin being his wife, Mrs. B. Benzie, Shakespeare road, Napier" Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 2 December 2018 - Paperspast portal via National Library of New Zealand; https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/EP19181204.2.21?page=3&query=vivian+o%27callaghan
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
02 December 2018SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher

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