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Richard Naughton

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Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury (Photo Brian Davison, 2009) - No known copyright restrictions

Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury (Photo Brian Davison, 2009) - No known copyright restr …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Naughton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/4111 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1892 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1892 Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - family history
  • Place of birth
    Richard was born at Kerrytown, south canterbury, nz Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - family history
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    He had on-farm accommodation while working on the Wareing Bothers farm at Fairlie Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - family history
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • W. Naughton (father), Kerrytown, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
    • Richard's parents were William Naughton &
      Annie Marie Moloney. Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - family history
  • Relationship status
    William & Annie had emigrated from County Kerry Ireland.
    They were my Great Grand Parents Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - family history

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/4111 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 Ploughman/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Richard worked seasonally at the Pareora Freezing works, & did farm work...including ploughing...for Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - family history
  • 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 wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 October 1916 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    24 Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - Family history
  • Place of death
    Military Hospital, Oxford, England. Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - Cenotaph database
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    War Cemetery, Botley, Oxford, England Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - Family visit i August in August 2015
  • Grave reference
    L-1-65 Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - from cemetery record
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    His name is also on a Memorial Stone in the foyer of St Joseph's Catholic Church in Temuka Public - leslie joseph - Direct descendant - 2 August 2016 - my own visitsto both sites in 2012
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Pleasant Point War Memorial, South Canterbury AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Richard Naughton

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  • Great Uncle Richard we do not forget your sacrifice gone but not forgotten xxx
    Public - Pam - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
02 August 2016leslie josephsouth island nzDirect descendant
25 April 2015PamNew ZealandOther Relative

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