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Herbert Vaux

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Headstone of Rifleman Herbert Vaux (23/2594). The Huts Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. New Zealand War Graves Trust (BEEE1344). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Rifleman Herbert Vaux (23/2594). The Huts Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Ne …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Vaux AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Herbert Vaux AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23/2594 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 July 1885 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    27 July 1885 Public - Dominic - Other relative - 22 December 2016 - Attestation Form dated 20 Nov 1915
  • Place of birth
    Yorkshire, England Public - Dominic - Other relative - 22 December 2016 - Attestation Form dated 20 Nov 1915
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Fitzgerald's Hotel, Millerton, New Zealand Public - Dominic - Other relative - 22 December 2016 - Attestation Form dated 20 Nov 1915
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    W. Vaux (father), Hugg Lane, Dumington, Yorkshire, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unmarried Public - Dominic - Other relative - 22 December 2016 - Attestation Form dated 20 Nov 1915

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23/2594 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 Miner/Civilian 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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  • Herbert Vaux was the son of William and Elizabeth Vaux, of Hagg Lane, Dunnington, York, England. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 September 1917 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    The Huts Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM VI. A. 17. 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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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
12 September 2017CarolHastings, New ZealandOther
22 December 2016DominicPlymouth, United KingdomOther relative

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