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Olive Herdman

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  • Service number
    WWI TG5/C368A AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Emma Olive Alexandria Herdman AWMM
    • Olive Emma Alexandria Harkness AWMM
    • Harkness AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Olive AWMM
  • Surname
    Herdman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Emma Olive Alexandria Herdman AWMM
    • Olive Emma Alexandria Harkness AWMM
    • Harkness AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI TG5/C368A AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1881 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI TG5/C368A 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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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  • Daughter of Emma Hepburn Herdman and Alexander Herdman.

    Wife of Master Mariner David Harkness marriage registered 1918.

    Listed with Base record as Olive. BDM firstnames variously in order as Emma Olive and Olive Emma. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    15 August 1950 AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Karori Crematorium, Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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