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Bertram Oscar O'Neil

Headstone, St Peter's in the Forest Church of England Cemetery, Bombay (photo J. Halpin 2011) - No known copyright restrictions

Headstone, St Peter's in the Forest Church of England Cemetery, Bombay (photo J. Halpin 2011) - No k …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Bertram Oscar AWMM
  • Surname
    O'Neil AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bertie AWMM
  • Service number
    South African 9075 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
    Pre 9 April 1902 AWMM Bombay Hills, Franklin District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Thomas O'Neil (father), Bombay Hills, Franklin District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    South African 9075 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
    South Africa 9 April 1902 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    Farmer/Civilian 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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 7 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      10 stone AWMM
    • Chest expansion, Unknown Period AWMM
      35.5 inches AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      grey AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      brown AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      fair AWMM
    • Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
      Measles and septic pneumonia AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Thomas O'Neil. Both are buried at St Peter's churchyard, Bombay, Auckland.

    Served as Bertie

    Father was named Thomas O'Neill. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 9 August 1902 AWMM
      Age 22 AWMM
      Somes IslandWellington AWMM
    • 9 August 1902 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 22 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    St Peter's in the Forest Church of England Cemetery, Bombay Road, Bombay, Franklin District, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Ranfurly Veterans' Home, 539 Mount Albert Road, Three Kings, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • South Africa War Memorial, St Peter's in the Forest Church of England Cemetery, Bombay Road, Bombay, Franklin District, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, South African War Memorial 1899 - 1902 AWMM

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Sources

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