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Gilbert White Batley

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 38), Page: 36 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 38), Page: 36 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gilbert White AWMM
  • Surname
    Batley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 20493 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 April 1890 AWMM TaihapeManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 R.T. Batley (father), Moawhango, Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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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  • Gilbert was the brother of Norman Batley who was killed in action in France. Gilbert survived the war and returned to marry Madge Smith, Daughter of R W Smith the MP for Waimarino at the time. Their son Tony served with the Air Force in Guadalcanal in World War II. They farmed at Moawhango, near Taihape until Gilbert was about 80. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    20 July 1983 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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