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William Henry Payne

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Pavitt, A.G. - Pearce, A.H. (CC BY John Halpin 2010)

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Pavitt, A.G. - Pearce, A.H. (CC BY …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Payne AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 19 February 1917 AWMM Artarmon, New South Wales, Australia AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Ethel Mary Payne (wife), C/o A.A. Fromm, Kaiti, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 May 1917 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
  • Military service
    17th Signals Troop (AE) AWMM
  • 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 19 February 1917 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    Telegraph engineer/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 Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of sickness AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of William Payne and his wife Mary Ann Williams; husband of Ethel Mary Payne (nee Fromm), of Mimosa Downs, Walton, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 December 1917 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    BaghdadIraq AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Waziriah Area of the Al-Russafa district, Baghdad, Iraq AWMM XX. B. 10. 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

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