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Steven Robert John Dowrick

Image of gravestone at Rotorua Cemetery provided by Sarndra Lees, January 2010 - Image has All Rights Reserved.

Image of gravestone at Rotorua Cemetery provided by Sarndra Lees, January 2010 - Image has All Right …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Steven Robert John AWMM
  • Surname
    Dowrick AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Stephen Robert John Dowrick AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 47868 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 2 Stanwell Street, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 47868 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
    Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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  • Embarkation details

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Stephen Dowrick was the husband of R. A. Dowrick, of Christchurch, New Zealand. Born at Hawke's Bay.

      2nd Reserves

      Not listed at Archives New Zealand. AWMM
    • SRJ Dowrick was the second child of Francis William Dowrick ((labourer; ?-d. March 1923 Napier) and Mary Williamson (b.25 July 1864 Setter, Walls, Shetland Islands, d. June 1896 Napier). He was born in 1885 in Clive, Napier. He was a first cousin of my grandmother, Clarice Mary Smale nee Williamson (1901-1994). Public - Mark Christopher - Other relative - 18 January 2018 -
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About death

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  • Death
    18 September 1920 AWMM
    RotoruaBay of Plenty AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rotorua Cemetery and Crematorium, 160 Sala Street, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM Section 37. Block 1. Lot 8. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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18 January 2018Mark ChristopherTe AwamutuOther relative

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