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Reuben Robert Rooney

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Reuben Robert AWMM
  • Surname
    Rooney AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 4/1543 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 Otira, West Coast, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Otira, New Zealand AWMM
    • Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Public - Kellie - Other Relative - 26 April 2015 - My grandfather is Albert Rooney
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Catherine Rooney (mother), 55 Darcy Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia AWMM
    • Also Albert Rooney (Twin Brother) Public - Kellie - Other Relative - 26 April 2015 - My grandfather is Albert Rooney
  • Relationship status
    Pre 18 December 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 4/1543 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew Zealand 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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Reuben Rooney was the son of Catherine Rooney, of 183 Melville St., Hobart West, Tasmania, Australia, and the late William Rooney.

    He died of meningitis. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 August 1916 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    St Pol Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas de Calais, France AWMM B. 19. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
26 April 2015KellieCOOLOONGUPOther Relative

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