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Ernest Henry Melmott Cohen

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 199 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 199 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Ernest Henry Melmott AWMM
    • Ernest Henry Melmott Public - Phil - Researcher - 9 May 2015 - Military Personnel File
  • Surname
    Cohen AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Ernest Drummond AWMM
    • Ernest Drummond Public - Phil - Researcher - 9 May 2015 - Military Personnel File
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1048 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion
    Jewish AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Sumner Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 L. Levy, Solicitor, Sydney, Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 August 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1048 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
    WW1 21 August 1914 AWMM 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr & Mrs L.H. Cohen, of Darley Chambers, 156 King Street, Sydney, Australia.

    Attested and served as Ernest Drummond. Listed at Archives New Zealand as DRUMMOND, Ernest - [a.k.a. COHEN, Ernest Henry Melmott] - WW1 12/1048 - Army
    Attested religion was Wesleyan. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 August 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Embarkation Pier Cemetery, Turkey AWMM Special Memorial B. 53. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    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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09 May 2015PhilNew ZealandResearcher

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