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William Lee

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Lee AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    South African 8261 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 October 1884 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    South African Eden Street, Oamaru AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    South African 8261 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
    South Africa Wool spinner/Civilian Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    WaitakiOtago Ministry for Culture and Heritage
  • 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • His father was named William Lee. AWMM
    • William Lee ( my great grandfather) was born on 27 October 1884 in North Road Oamaru.He died on 8 october 1971 in christchurch but buried on 11 october 1971 in Oamaru.William married Edith Mary Hammill in 1904 in Oamaru.He attended Windsor school and was employed in New Zealand Railways.He had eleven children and remarried after his wifes death to Jessie Phillipson in 1954 Public - Roger Maurice - Other Relative - 19 August 2015 - This information was supplied to me as a relation by Dawn Lee of Rangiora
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Oamaru Old Cemetery Perth Street Test Street Greta Street Oamaru Waitaki District New Zealand AWMM Plot 26, 27, Block 92 AWMM
    • Oamaru Cemetery AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
19 August 2015Roger Maurice KaiapoiOther Relative

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