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Douglas Gordon

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NZ Hospital Brockenhurst, Hampshire, England. - No known copyright restrictions

NZ Hospital Brockenhurst, Hampshire, England. - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Douglas AWMM
  • Surname
    Gordon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 8/1244 AWMM
    • WWI 8/3801 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 July 1895 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Pre 25 October 1914 AWMM Rose Street, Roslyn, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 J O Gordon (father), 72 Duncan Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 December 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 8/1244 AWMM
    • WWI 8/3801 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Gallipoli - Received shrapnel wounds to neck area. AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Gassed: admitted to 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 2 Australian Casualty Clearance Station, 20 General Hospital, Larniers, 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst, Convalescence Hospital, Hornchurch AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    • WW1 30 July 1915 AWMM
      Wounded and sent home. AWMM
      Sergeant AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Was sent home wounded in 1915, and re-enlisted in 1916. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 March 1976 AWMM
    Age 80 AWMM
    NelsonTasman AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Marsden Valley Cemetery, Stoke, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM RSA Section AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    No 1 New Zealand General Hospital, Brockenhurst
    http://southernlife.org.uk/nzindex.htm
    Further Reference
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 272 AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
      21: 28 AWMM

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