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Andrew Chapman

Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003. - Image has All Rights Reserved
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Andrew AWMM
  • Surname
    Chapman AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2090 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 138 Tancred Street, Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J.R. Chapman (father), 138 Tancred Street, Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2090 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    1912-Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand.HM Cable Streamer IRIS - Built in 1910 to maintain & lay Pac Public - Bradley - Other Relative - 28 March 2015 - family papers
  • 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Remembered on the Ashburton War Memorial. AWMM
    • Joined Army NZEF C Company, 5th Reinforcements, Canterbury Battalion. Stood 5'7", 117 lbs. dark complexion, blue eyes, brown hair Public - Bradley - Other Relative - 28 March 2015 - Military Personnel File

Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 July 1916 AWMM
    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

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Ashburton War Memorial, Ashburton, New Zealand AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of Andrew Chapman

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  • A brave young man that will not be forgotten
    Public - Bradley - Other Relative - 28 March 2015

Sources

Sources

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