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David Joseph Shewry

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Shewry AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 11/2226 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    05 September 1894 Public - Nicki - Other relative - 20 October 2018 - NZBDM Birth index (1894/13033)
  • Place of birth
    Kaponga, South Taranaki, New Zealand Public - Nicki - Other relative - 20 October 2018 - Birth certificate
  • Birth notes
    Year of birth given on military personnel file (1895) is incorrect & not supported by official birth Public - Nicki - Other relative - 20 October 2018 - Birth certificate
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    R.E. Shewry (father), Hurimoana, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single Public - Nicki - Other relative - 20 October 2018 - Death certificate

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Messines AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11/2226 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • David Shewry was the son of Robert Edward and Elizabeth Matilda Shewry, of Tahora, Taranaki, New Zealand.

    New Zealand at the Front ( a magazine written and published and illustrated in France by men of the New Zealand Division) 1917 issue, page141. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France AWMM III. C. 323. AWMM
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  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      21: 41 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
20 October 2018NickiPrebbleton, New ZealandOther relative
31 March 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
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