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Arthur William Townshend

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 21), Page: 27 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 21), Page: 27 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur William AWMM
  • Surname
    Townshend AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Townsend AWMM
    • Townsend is an error for Townshend Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - family papers
  • Service number
    WWI 6/3901 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of Christ Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    15 April 1893 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    15 April 1893 Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Mataura, Southland Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    58 Rosewarne Street, Spreydon, Christchurch Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers
  • Post war occupation
    Not applicable Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • I. Townshend (father), 58 Rosewarne Street, Spreydon, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
    • Joseph Townshend (father), 58 Rosewarne Street, Spreydon, Christchurch Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers
  • Relationship status
    Unmarried Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/3901 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Farm Labourer Public - Robert - Other relative - 3 May 2016 - Family papers
  • 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 wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Joseph and Sophia Townshend, of 110, Strickland St., Sydenham, Christchurch, New Zealand. Native of Mataura, Southland

    Listed at Archives New Zealand as Townsend AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 February 1917 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, Nord, France AWMM I. E. 14. 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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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 May 2016RobertChristchurchDirect descendant

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