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Winstanley William Aitcheson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Winstanley William AWMM
  • Surname
    Aitcheson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI N/N AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    8 February 1894 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
    son of Alexander & Jessie Aitcheson Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 7 September 1918 AWMM Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Eileen Aitcheson (sister) of Wellington Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Relationship status
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM
    • 1922 married Myrtle Irene LIEPST Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 November 2016 - Military Record & Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI N/N 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 7 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Dental mechanic/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 10 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      142 pounds AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    1968 Public Source
  • Date of death
    1968 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 November 2016 - Research
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    York, Ontario, Canada Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 30 November 2016 - Research
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • 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
30 November 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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