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Richard Llewellyn Cook

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 49), Page: 4 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 49), Page: 4 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Richard Llewellyn AWMM
  • Surname
    Cook AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 34816 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 June 1892 AWMM Colac BaySouthland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M.J. Cook (mother), Colac Bay, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 34816 AWMM
  • Military service
    8th Regiment (Southland) AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Sawyer/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 wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Reuben and Mary Jane Cook, of Colac Bay, Southland

    His Bible was found by British soldier Herbert Hodgson on 12 April 1918. His family returned the Bible to New Zealand and gifted it to the National Army Museum in Waiouru in a ceremony on 23 March 2011 AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    8 October 1917 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    26 Public - Earl - Direct descendant - 20 August 2016 - https://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/ST19171016.2.11?query=Cook%20Colac%20Bay
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM XXX. A. 1A AWMM
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  • Obituary
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • MACINTOSH, Joan – Colac Bay. Riverton: Colac Bay Book Committee, 1980. Boards. Local history. Page 21 There were several woman of her time recalled as very good midwives and nurses to the sick. Granny Corkin from the Tihake end of the Bay, Mrs Marion McKenzie, Tuti Fisher and Granny Cook .Mrs Rueben Cook was a Welsh woman and remembered by many. She was an ardent jug collector and while cake baking has nothing to do with jugs, she did make marvelous gingerbread's .Although there were lots short cuts to home after school across the rushes and creeks, school children often choose to walk the long way around so as to pass Granny Cooks place…..for who knew, it could be well worthwhile for a slab of hot gingerbread! At basket evenings, where goodies therein were put up for auction, Granny Cook made no secret of which basket was hers…there was usually a leek tied to the handle! She wore a
    Public - Earl Douglas - Other Relative - 14 May 2015
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Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
20 August 2016EarlMangereDirect descendant
14 May 2015Earl Douglas MangereOther Relative
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