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William John Pickup

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Maungakaramea War Memorial, Tangihua Road (June 2010) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William John AWMM
  • Surname
    Pickup AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 727 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
    Pre 3 September 1914 AWMM Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Separated AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 727 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 3 September 1914 AWMM Carpenter/Civilian AWMM
    Australia 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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • William Pickup was the son of William and I. M. Pickup, of Maungaturoto, Northland, New Zealand

    Father of William Alfred Pickup a student in Palmerston North

    Date of death on the memorial is incorrectly stated 22 May 1915 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 May 1915 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM III. C. 5. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Maungakaramea War Memorial, Tangihua Road, Maungakaramea, Northland, New Zealand AWMM

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  • Each year the Maungakaramea Community remembers William at their ANZAC service, with a cross, reading his name and placing a flower on his cross. We will remember him.
    Public - Julie - 22 April 2017

Sources

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