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Arthur Scott Oliver

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur Scott AWMM
  • Surname
    Oliver AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    8/2458 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
    Unknown AWMM Zealandia Private Hotel, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.S. Oliver (brother), Burlington Cafe, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    8/2458 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM 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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  • Arthur Oliver was the brother of Mr. J. S. Oliver, of Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 November 1917 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
    Either 24th or 26th of November 1917 Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - Provided by other personnel at the site, and Service records
  • Age at death
    24 Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - Taken from family and Service records
  • Place of death
    Menin Road, just east or south-east of Polygon Woods Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - From Service operational histories and fellow NCO
  • Cause of death
    • Killed in Action AWMM
    • Killed by a German 'whiz bag' shell of small calibre Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - Provided by other personnel (fellow NCO)
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Buttes New British Cemetery, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM XXIII. B. 20. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    As above Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - Family members have visited the cemetery on a number of occasions
  • Grave reference
    As above Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - As above by service records and personal visits
  • Obituary
    As above Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - Family document and his New Zealand Army service (1915 to 1917)
  • Memorial name
    As above Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - Family document and his New Zealand Army service (1915 to 1917)
  • Memorial reference
    As above Public - PETER ARTHUR - Direct descendant - 25 January 2016 - Family document and his New Zealand Army service (1915 to 1917)

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
12 September 2017CarolHastings, New ZealandOther
25 January 2016PETER ARTHURNEW ZEALANDDirect descendant
24 April 2015RobynAucklandOther Relative