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Frederick Victor Whitford

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  • Service number
    WWI 76498 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • F.V. AWMM
    • Fred AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Gravesite of Rifleman Frederick Victor Whitford (76498), Waikumete Cemetery. Image kindly provided by Hugh Grenfell (April 2016). © Auckland Museum CC BY.

Gravesite of Rifleman Frederick Victor Whitford (76498), Waikumete Cemetery. Image kindly provided b …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick Victor AWMM
  • Surname
    Whitford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • F.V. AWMM
    • Fred AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 76498 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 December 1890 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Mrs M.M. Whitford (wife), care of C. Whitford, Tauherenikau Road, Featherston AWMM
    • NZ BDM marriage regn 1917/767 Margaret May ROACH Frederick Victor WHITFORD Public - Murray - 22 July 2015 - NZ BDM Online
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 76498 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 Driver/Military Nom Roll Vol 4
  • 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

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
    6 March 1929 AWMM
    Age 39 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Auckland Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 6 February 2016 - National Library of New Zealand; Paperspast portal;
    Auckland Star, Volume LX, Issue 56, 7 March 1929, Page 1
    http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=AS19290307.2.4&e=-------10--1----0--
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland New Zealand AWMM Nonconformist Division D, Plot 54, Row 1 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    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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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
06 February 2016SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher
22 July 2015MurrayHerbertonOther

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