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Ernest Theobald

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest AWMM
  • Surname
    Theobald AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 3551 AWMM
    • 11/1749 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 May 1876 AWMM WaimateWaimate AWMM
    Waimate, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 13 January 1901 AWMM Railway Depot, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • Pre 24 August 1915 AWMM Pukeokahu, Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs M. Theobald (mother), Utiku, Rangitikei, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs M.A. Theobald (mother), Pukeokahu, Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • South Africa 13 January 1901 AWMM
      Age 25 AWMM
      Platelayer AWMM
    • WW1 24 August 1915 AWMM
      Age 39 AWMM
      Farmer AWMM
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  • 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 8 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      158 pounds AWMM
    • Other, Unknown Period AWMM
      Eyes normal, hearing normal, good teeth, normal heart and lungs AWMM
    • Chest, Unknown Period AWMM
      33 inches (min), 37 inches (max) AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to hospital 17 October 1915. Discharged from hospital 15 November 1915. AWMM
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1916 AWMM
    Age 40 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt AWMM A.22 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    New Zealand Herald, Tuesday 22 August 1916, Page 16 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 719 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      New Zealand Herald, Tuesday 22 August 1916, Page 16 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. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war : history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 and information on all members of the 10 New Zealand contingents. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM