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Eugene Waetford

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Portrait of Eugene Waetford, Pioneer Battalion. Image kindly provided by Mark Cavanagh (January 2022).

Portrait of Eugene Waetford, Pioneer Battalion. Image kindly provided by Mark Cavanagh (January 2022 …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Eugene AWMM
  • Surname
    Waetford AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Eugene Waetford AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1297 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 May 1876 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra PorotiNorthland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Posey Waetford (son), Kamo, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1297 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
  • 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
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of disease AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      188 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked, 4 February 1916, disembarked Suez, 15 March 1916.
    Embarked for France, 9 April 1916.
    Admitted to No 7 General Hospital, St Omer, 4 May 1916 (cerebro spinal fever).
    Died, 5 May 1916. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 May 1916 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM III. B. 11. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      25: 2 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

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