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Cecil Warwick Smith

Roll of Honour, Ranfurly Veterans' Home, detail, 1st - 7th Contingents, (photo J. Halpin September 2011) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cecil Warwick AWMM
  • Surname
    Smith AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    2297 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
    Unknown AWMM 16 Hanson Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Eliza H. Webb (aunt), 16 Hanson Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Driver/Military 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
    Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Dysentery AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Marlborough Express, Volume XXXVII, Issue 127, 4 June 1904, Page 3
      Gunner Cecil Warwick Smith, age 23 years, born at Havelock, nephew of Mr W. H. Smith, Havelock; Fifth Contingent; landed at Beira and marched to Mafeking; served as a gunner with the artillery; died at Mafeking, January 21st 1901, of dysentery. Buried at Mafeking. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Marlborough Express, Volume XXXVII, Issue 127, 4 June 1904, Page 3
    • Nelson Evening Mail, Volume XXV, Issue 194, 26 August 1901, Page 2
      The old boys of the Havelock State school intend to place a tablet in the school in memory of their late schoolfellow, Cecil W. Smith, who died of dysentery at Mafeking. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 21 July 2015 - Nelson Evening Mail, Volume XXV, Issue 194, 26 August 1901, Page 2
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 January 1901 AWMM
    MafekingSouth Africa AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    New Zealand Herald, 12 September 1900, 5 February 1901 AWMM
  • 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
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, South African War Memorial 1899 - 1902 AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    New Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) War
    http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/war/the-south-african-boer-war/introduction
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives of New Zealand. AWMM
      Appendix to the Journals of the House of Representatives. 1900. H.6. Nominal Roll AWMM
    • Stowers, R. (1992). Kiwi versus Boer : the First New Zealand Mounted Rifles in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      New Zealand Herald, 12 September 1900, 5 February 1901 AWMM

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21 July 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NzResearcher
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