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Reginald Frank Birdling

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Reginald Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    Birdling AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 7/308 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 June 1892 Military Personnel File Birdlings FlatBanks Peninsula Military Personnel File
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Birdling's Flat, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 F.G. Birdling (father), Birdling's Flat, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single/WWI 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 7/308 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 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
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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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  • Reginald Birdling was the son of Frank G. Birdling of Birdling's Flat, Canterbury, New Zealand. Native of Banks Peninsula, Canterbury.

    Date of death may have been 6 August or 7 August 1915. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 August 1915 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Embarkation Pier Cemetery, Turkey AWMM I. A. 5. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Thinking of you this ANZAC day 2018. Lying peacefully at Gallipoli where you fell.
    Public - William John - Other relative - 23 April 2018

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 56 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM

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23 April 2018William JohnAuckland New ZealandOther relative
05 April 2017MariaLincoln High School, Lincoln, Canterbury, NZResearcher
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