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Ernest Skeet

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Names panel, right, Memorial gates, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park (photo G.A. Fortune 2012) - Image has All Rights Reserved

Names panel, right, Memorial gates, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park (photo G.A. Fortune 2012) - Imag …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Skeet AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ernest Skeet AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/2501 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 December 1884 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Greytown, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.C. Skeet (father), Greytown, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/2501 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 WellingtonNew Zealand 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Ernest Skeet was the son of Mr. J. C. Skeet, of Greytown, New Zealand. AWMM
    • John Charles Skeet and Rosina Skeet (nee Burch) Public - Michelle Anne - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Family records

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 July 1916 AWMM
    Age 33 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France AWMM I. C. 18. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Memorial gates, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park, Kuratawhiti Street, Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
    • Memorial trees, 117 lime trees, Avenue of Remembrance, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park, Kuratawhiti Street, Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
29 March 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
25 April 2016Michelle AnneRotoruaOther relative
08 March 2015BrendaWellington, New ZealandfOther Relative

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