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Keith Renner

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Portrait of Gunner Keith Renner, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 6 / F616 6. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Gunner Keith Renner, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 6 / F616 6. Image is subject to co …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Keith AWMM
  • Surname
    Renner AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 11/2206 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 October 1894 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    24 October 1894 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 10 December 2018 - Military File
  • Place of birth
    Cable Bay, Nelson District. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 10 December 2018 - Military File
  • Birth notes
    Son of William H. Renner - of Matawhero, Gisborne District. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 10 December 2018 - Military File
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 W.H. Renner (father), Matawhero, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11/2206 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
    WW1 Surveyor 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
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    4 October 1917 AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Keith Renner was the son of William Henry and Mary Amelia Renner, of 16 Russell St., Gisborne, New Zealand. Also served in Egypt. AWMM
    • Born Cable Bay, Nelson.

      Served Egypt (1916); France & Belgium (1916-1917).

      Brother of Rifleman Harold George Renner : NZEF 40056 & Lance Corporal Cecil Renner MM : NZEF 10/2292.

      Gunner Keith Renner is remembered at his birth place of Nelson - with his brothers - on the World War 1 'Wall of Remembrance' - at Founders Park, Nelson City. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 10 December 2018 - Military File & Nelson 'Wall of Remembrance' Researcher.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Divisional Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM A. 20. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      21: 6 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
    • NZWGT: Information supplied by the New Zealand War Graves Trust as part of the New Zealand War Graves project. This project was established in 2006 to record in text and photographs the 31,758 New Zealanders who have been identifed as serving with New Zealand or Allied forces, and who died in conflicts from the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) up to the present day and in peacekeeping operations. AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM

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