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Peter R. Biggar

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Peter R. AWMM
  • Surname
    Biggar AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Peter R AWMM
    • Peter Biggar AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 8/1889 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    2 September 1875 Public - Peter - Researcher - 13 October 2017 - Military records
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM G.P.O., Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Catherine Herbert (sister), Foster Street, Belleknowes, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 17 April 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 8/1889 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Age 39 AWMM
    Painter AWMM
    CanterburyNew Zealand 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      6 foot 1 inch AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      180 pounds AWMM
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Brother of Mr George Biggar, Croydon Bush, Gore. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 7 August 1915 AWMM
      GallipoliTurkey AWMM
    • 7 August 1915 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 39 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Northern Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 106, Plot 3 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Waiuku War Memorial Hall, Queen Street Waiuku 2123 AWMM
    • North Cemetery Dunedin, Kaikorai School Memorial Public - Peter - Researcher - 13 October 2017 - on line research

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
26 June 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
13 October 2017PeterNelson, New ZealandResearcher
20 March 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
23 January 2015AllanDunedinResearcher

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