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Albert Bridgewater

Names panel, left, Memorial gates, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park (photo G.A. Fortune 2012) - Image has All Rights Reserved
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Albert AWMM
    • Reginald Public - Rosemary - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 - Family research
  • Surname
    Bridgewater AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 39748 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Rosemary - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 - Family research
  • 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • R. Bridgewater (father), Greytown, New Zealand AWMM
    • Reuben Bridgewater Public - Rosemary - Child - 4 April 2015 - family papers
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 39748 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 Painter AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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 Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Pleurisy AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Albert Bridgewater was the son of Rubin and Matilda Bridgewater, of Bethune Street, Featherston. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    3 December 1918 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cannock Chase War Cemetery, Staffordshire, England AWMM 1. B. 7. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    • Memorial gates, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park, Kuratawhiti Street, Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
    • Memorial trees, 117 lime trees, Avenue of Remembrance, Greytown Soldiers Memorial Park, Kuratawhiti Street, Greytown, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM

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  • I have just acquired a copy of Alberts birth certificate and can confirm he was born on 3 May 1897 and was the elder of twins, his brother being George.
    Public - Debbie - Other relative - 2 February 2020
  • Great Uncle Albert. Remembering you on Anzac Day 25 April. Love from Trish and your 90yr old niece Rita xx
    Public - Trish - Other Relative - 24 April 2015



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02 February 2020DebbiePirimaiOther relative
24 April 2015TrishGisborne, New ZealandOther Relative
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