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David Anderson

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Name panel, World War II, detail of Honour Roll, Onehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool (photo John Halpin, March 2012) - CC BY John Halpin

Name panel, World War II, detail of Honour Roll, Onehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool (photo John Hal …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David AWMM
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 28574 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 April 1881 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Anderson (wife), care of Wynne Gray, Crossley, Symonds Street, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 2 January 1917 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 28574 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 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • David Anderson was the son of the late David and Mary Anderson, of Franklin, Waikato, New Zealand; husband of Eva Clarice Anderson, of "Crosslea," Symonds St., Onehunga, Auckland. Native of Fife, Scotland. AWMM
    • David Anderson was the nephew of Mary Stewart ( nee Anderson) . His parents David and Mary Reed Anderson ( nee Gray) were deceased before David was killed in action. His parents had lived in Livingstone Park, Frankton. Hamilton, Waikato , New Zealand. Hence Davis's occupation of farmer. However at time of enlistment he was working for Waihi Gold Mining Company ( see records Archives NZ) He married Eva Clarice Mitchell ( nee Gray). Public - Elizabeth Ann - Other relative - 3 February 2016 - eg Archives NZ military file
      Papers Past National Library NZ
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 41 AWMM
    YpresBelgium 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
    • Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM
    • Onehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Onehunga Arch of Remembrance, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
03 July 2022Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
03 February 2016Elizabeth AnnPauanui, New Zealand Other relative

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