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William Schreck

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 69), Page: 21 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 69), Page: 21 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Schreck AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Gotlieb AWMM
    • William Gotlieb Schreck AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 54604 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • AWMM
    • 6 April 1896 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    K. Rothe (uncle), Riverlea, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 54604 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 Cheese maker/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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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    • William Schreck was the son of Hermann William and Florence Elizabeth Schreck, of New Road, Franklin, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Native of St. Marys, Tasmania. AWMM
    • William's siblings were Eunice 1894,Frederick1899,Elizabeth1900,Linda1902,Alfred1906,Carl1905,Edith,Arthur,Leslie Joseph1912,Lily May1914 Public - shelley - Other Relative - 25 June 2015 - Personal family history I am his neice
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About death

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  • Death
    12 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    HavrincourtFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Metz-en-Couture Communal Cemetery British Extension, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM IV. A. 1. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name

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  • Remembering uncle Bill my dads brother who fled to New Zealand. Although we never got to meet you dad made sure that we knew who you were and that you made a life in NewZealand with great uncle Karl Rothe at Riverlea Taranaki.
    Public - shelley - Other Relative - 25 June 2015



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25 June 2015shelleybunbury western australia Other Relative
21 June 2015ScottAustraliaOther Relative

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