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Ronald Alexander Cameron

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 7 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 7 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ronald Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    Cameron AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 25/260 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 Elizabeth Cameron (mother), Poroutawhao, Levin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25/260 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Stockman/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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      154 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Ronald Cameron was the son of Mrs. Elizabeth Bailey, of Rata, Marton, New Zealand.

    Found guilty, 14 March 1916, of being absent without leave: forfeited 8 days' pay.
    Admitted to No 1 NZ Stationary Hospital, 1 September 1916 (sick: no details recorded).
    Found guilty, 3 November 1916, of while on Active Service (1) refusing to obey of a GMP; (2) striking a GMP; (3) using obscene language in a public road; (4) resisting arrest: awarded 14 days' detention, and forfeited 14 days' pay.
    Found guilty of being absent without leave from 7 pm parade, 29 May 1917: forfeited 5 days' pay.
    Wounded in action; admitted to 13th Australian General Hospital; transferred to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 11 June 1917 (gun shot wound, nose); to Convalescent Depot, Hornchurch, 23 June 1917; discharged on leave, 27 July 1917, to report to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 11 August 1917.
    Fond guilty, 11 August 1917, of being absent without leave from 2 pm, 11 August, to 6.10 pm, 12 August 1917: forfeited 2 days' pay and a further 2 days' pay.
    Appointed Lance Corporal while attending Course of Instruction for NCOs, 29 October 1917.
    Attached to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 4 December 1917.
    Relinquished appointment as Lance Corporal at own request, 6 August 1918.
    Proceeded overseas to France (date not recorded), and joined Bn, in the field, 1 September 1918.
    Killed in action, 9 September 1918.
    Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
    Note: Form B103 incomplete on file.

    Mother: Mrs Elizabeth Bailey, Rata, Marton, New Zealand AWMM
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Death

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  • Death
    9 September 1918 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    HavrincourtFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Metz-en-Couture Communal Cemetery British Extension, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM III. A. 10. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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