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Cyril Richard Waddell



  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cyril Richard AWMM
  • Surname
    Waddell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    2529 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 1879 Military Personnel file Military personnel file
    • 27 April 1968 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    South Africa 28 March 1900 Military Personnel file
    Age 21 AWMM
    Baker/Civilian Military Personnel file
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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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  • 2529 Trooper Cyril Richard Waddell served with the 5th NZ Mounted Rifles, 13 Coy (Wellington, Nelson & West Coast South Island Section). On enlistment he was a baker by trade and his next of kin was named as Sophia Ann Waddell of Auckland. Mr Waddell was also listed in the Second Reserves of the NZEF, WW1. At that time his address was Huia Rd, Otahuhu (Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira (2006.45.3).

    Father was named William Richard Waddel. AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    • 27 April 1968 Military Personnel file
    • 27 April 1968 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 89 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Papatoetoe Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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