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Roland Cyril Anderson

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Headstone, Favreuil British Cemetery (photo Jo Larsen-Harris 2013) - No known copyright restrictions

Headstone, Favreuil British Cemetery (photo Jo Larsen-Harris 2013) - No known copyright restrictions …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Roland Cyril AWMM
  • Surname
    Anderson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 65524 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 November 1896 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
    J.R. Anderson (father), Tiakitahuna, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 65524 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Roland Anderson was the son of James Robson Anderson and Margaret Anderson. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 August 1918 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    BapaumeFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Favreuil British Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM I. D. 16. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • Thinking of you and your sacrifice this Anzac day
    Public - Helen - Other relative - 24 April 2021
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  • Thank you Uncle Sid...R.I.P ❤
    Public - Megan - Direct descendant - 11 November 2018
    Report 

Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
24 April 2021HelenMaungaturotoOther relative
11 November 2018MeganShannonDirect descendant
03 October 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher

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