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Gilbert Oswald Rollinson

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gilbert Oswald AWMM
  • Surname
    Rollinson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 27143 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 April 1881 AWMM NgaruawahiaWaikato AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 L.V. Rollinson (brother), Brighton Road, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 2 January 1917 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Messines AWMM
    • Battle of Messines AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 27143 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
  • 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Gilbert Rollinson was the 11th child of George and Ann Rollinson, of 41, Bassett Rd., Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand.

    Educated Hamilton East School Register No 24 admission date 9 Oct 1893 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 36 AWMM
    MessinesBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Strand Military Cemetery, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium AWMM IV. E. 7. AWMM
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Memorial roll, St Paul's Church, 25 Symonds Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Memorial plaque, St Matthew-in-the-city Anglican Church, 187 Federal Street (Corner of Hobson & Wellesley), Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • St Mary's Cathedral Church. Parnell, Auckland 1052 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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