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Reginald Pountney Sperry

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 21), Page: 4 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 21), Page: 4 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Reginald Pountney AWMM
  • Surname
    Sperry AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 13/2920 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 June 1895 AWMM ChicagoIllinois AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Cullerne (mother), 69 Summer Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 8 January 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 5 October 1915 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Farmer/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
    • Dental, Unknown Period AWMM
      Upper Plate AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Reginald Sperry was admitted to a number of hospitals in France: 7 General Hospital, St. Omar; 4 Stationary Hospital, Arques; and 51 General Hospital, Etaples. AWMM
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Bronchogenic Carcinoma AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Sperry's brother, Fabian Sperry (13/461), also served in World War I. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 July 1966 AWMM
    Age 72 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Manukau Memorial Gardens Cemetery & Crematorium (Papatoetoe Cemetery), 357 Puhinui Road, Puhinui, Manukau City AWMM 919 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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