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Sydney Theodore Dawson

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Image of gravestone at Purewa Cemetery provided by Paul F. Baker November 2011. - No known copyright restrictions

Image of gravestone at Purewa Cemetery provided by Paul F. Baker November 2011. - No known copyright …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Sydney Theodore AWMM
  • Surname
    Dawson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Sydney Theo Dawson AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/691 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 9 Vincent Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Annie Sale Dawson, 9 Vincent Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/691 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 AucklandNew Zealand 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Died after discharge from the N.Z.E.F. from wounds inflicted or disease contracted while on active service.

    Sydney Dawson was the son of Charles Frederick and Annie Saile Dawson, of 17 Upper Vincent St., Auckland, New Zealand. Born at Sydney, Australia. Served at Gallipoli and in France. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 November 1918 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Purewa Cemetery and Crematorium, Meadowbank, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Block A Row 18 Plot 032 AWMM
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  • 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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Contributors

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28 November 2016AllanRotoruaResearcher

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