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Peter Considine

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Peter AWMM
  • Surname
    Considine AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 29149 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • Australia AWMM
    • 29 October 1872 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Considine (brother), East Trentham, Victoria, Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 29149 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 Labourer/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
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Gastric ulcer haemorrhage AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 6.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      154 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Peter Considine was the son of Patrick and Maria Considine (nee Cain), of Co. Clare, Ireland.

    Embarked Wellington, 11 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 29 December 1916.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 1 February 1917.
    Attached to NZ Engineers Tunnelling Company, 24 February 1917.
    Joined 2nd Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, in the field, 28 April 1917.
    Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 18 June 1917 (bronchitis); transferred 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 23 June 1917; to No 1 Convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 24 June 1917; to NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 28 June 1917.
    Admitted to 24th General Hospital, Etaples, 11 July 1917; transferred to England, 21 July 1917, and admitted same day to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 6August 1917; attached to strength of NZ Command Depot, Codford, 24 August 1917.
    Classified as 'Unfit' by Medical Board, 8 January 1918, and placed on NZ Roll.
    Admitted to Tidworth Military Hospital, 4 April 1918; placed on seriously ill list, 26 April 1918; then on dangerously ill list.
    Died of disease, Tidworth Military Hospital, 6 May 1918 (gastric ulcer haemorrage).

    Parents: Patrick and Maria Considine (nee Cain), Co Clare, Ireland AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 May 1918 AWMM
    Age 44 AWMM
    [United Kingdom]Europe AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tidworth Military Cemetery, Wiltshire, England AWMM C. 307. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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