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Vivian Roy Sanderson

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Portrait, displayed in the RSA Warkworth January 2012 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, displayed in the RSA Warkworth January 2012 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Vivian Roy AWMM
  • Surname
    Sanderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Roy AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/1706 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1892 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Lowe Sanderson (father), Ahuroa, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 4 March 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/1706 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 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Lowe and Bertha Sanderson, of Ahuroa, North Auckland.

    Brothers Arthur Richard Sanderson (24/1804) and Vivian Roy Sanderson (6/1706) were killed in the war. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 December 1917 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Buttes New British Cemetery (NZ) Memorial, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Ahuroa, WW1 and WW2, Warkworth RSA, Warkworth AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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26 June 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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