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William Bougen

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S.A.War, 8666 Tpr W BOUGEN, 10th Contgt., died 17 November 1954 aged 72 years.

Pte W Bougen # 8666

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Identity

  • Title
    Private/Trooper Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Bougen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    8666 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 29 October 1876 Noel Smith Research Project
    • 30 August 1882 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    30 August 1882 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Research
  • Place of birth
    Matawhero, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Research
  • Birth notes
    son of George Bougen & Rose nee' Studd Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Makaraka, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
    Farmer at Manutuke, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Research
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    mother - Mrs Rose Ashdown of Matawhero Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Relationship status
    single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    8666 AWMM
  • Military service
    • 10th NZ Contingent Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record
    • 1902 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1902 SA Boer War Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Shepherd for Mr Bruce of Ormond Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    20 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Trooper Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Father was named Matthew Bougen. AWMM
    • William Bougen b. 1882
      Death: Died 1954 in Gisborne. NZ
      Son of George Bougen and Rose nee' Studd
      Married of Rose nee' Samson
      Brother of Rosina; Robert; George; William; Emma Elizabeth, Ann & Elizabeth
      Half brother of Walter Ashdown and Arthur Richard Ashdown Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Research
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 November 1954 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 79 AWMM
  • Date of death
    17 November 1954 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    72 Yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Taruheru Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block: RSA; Plot # 219; Warrant # 7684 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Gisborne's SA Boer War Memorial - refer attached Document Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 11 July 2015 - Research
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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18 August 2020Diane JenniferNapier New ZealandOther relative
17 August 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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