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Douglas Harvey Chamberlain

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Douglas Harvey AWMM
  • Surname
    Chamberlain AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 43581 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 August 1896 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs W.H. Chamberlain (mother), Stratford, Taranaki, 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 43581 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 Telegraphist/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
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      116 lb AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Douglas Chamberlain was the son of Waldo Hill Chamberlain and Bertha Chamberlain, of 105, Prince's St., Hastings, Napier, New Zealand.

    Embarked Wellington, 16 July 1917; disembarked Liverpool, England, 16 September 1917.
    Wounded in action, 1 November 1918 (gas), and admitted to 5th Field Ambulance, 2 November 1918; transferred same day to 38th Casualty Clearing Station; to No 1 Australian General Hospital, 3 November 1918.
    Died of wounds, 7.35 pm, 5 November 1918 (gas and broncho-pneumonia).

    Parents: Waldo Hill Chamberlain and Bertha Chamberlain, 105 Prince's Street, Hastings, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 November 1918 AWMM
    Age 22 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France AWMM S. III. S. 13. AWMM
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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