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Eustace Henry Haddon Turner

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

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Eustace Henry Haddon AWMM
  • Surname
    Turner AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/1211 AWMM
  • 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
    Unknown AWMM Erua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Abraham Turner (father), Compton Bishop, near Arbridge, Somerset, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 17 April 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/1211 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Rank last held was listed as Temporary Sergeant AWMM
    • Emily Turner lived in Marlborough , UK not NZ. his parents lived at Compton Bishop, his Father was alive when Eustace died. He was called Jim by family members.
      He was working in NZ as a Bushman with his brother Robert Turner when they both enlisted. They travelled together and fought at Gallipoli before going to France. Eustace was a talented artist and drew some amusing sketches during his time at Gallipoli. Public - Philippa Janet - Other relative - 18 September 2016 - Personal family files including photos and sketches, a copy of his handwritten last letter on the event of his death.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 October 1916 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz, Somme France AWMM III. F. I. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
18 September 2016Philippa JanetNew ZealandOther relative
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