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Herbert Whyman

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Whitfield, G.E. - Widdows, R.E. (photo J Halpin 2010) - No known copyright restrictions

Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories Panel Whitfield, G.E. - Widdows, R.E. (ph …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Whyman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Henry Herbert Hills Whyman AWMM
    • Bert AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 31449 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Caroline Whyman (mother), 20 Alfred Place, Ferrystation, Gravesend, England AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 31449 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 Groom/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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  • The Auckland Museum Library's manuscript collection contains a Field Service Post Card written by Herbert Whyman to his mother back in England. [Ref. MS 2010/9]

    Herbert Whyman's younger brother, G/11270 Private Horace Whyman, of 10th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment), British Expeditionary Force, also served during World War I. He was killed in action in France on 13 September 1916. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 35 AWMM
    HavrincourtFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Gouzeaucourt New British Cemetery, Nord, France AWMM II. C. 15. 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

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