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Owen Campbell Blackie

Canterbury Section, 2nd Company NZMGC, August 1916. Canterbury Section 2nd Coy N.Z.M.G.C Absent Lt. Mawson, Pvt Nant, Corbett. 4 Back Row Coup, Gunion, Coleman, W Blackie. McNamara, W. J. Norton, T. L. Hazleton. Middle Row, T. Smith, Mohr, E Pope, E. Carr, N. M. McQueen, W. Mansfield, G Clark, P. Kennedy, D. R. McLean, G Woodhead, R. L. Lloyd. Sitting J Geddes, C. J. Dugdale, F Little, Archibald, T. M O’Leary J Anderson, Lt Hayhurst, Lt Ashby, O. Blackie, B. Blackie, Shields J Walsh, C Coles, R Gillespie. Front Row. Hobcroft, P. J. Gaffney, Thomason Wyatt, T Rainey, V McNamara, Gould, Gluyas, J Bishop, G Hatton At Picquigny on way to Somme August 1916. Letters to family. Ref: MS-Papers-6406-2. Alexander MS-Papers-6406-2_001_R. /records/22894582
Canterbury Section, 2nd Company NZMGC, August 1916. Canterbu … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Owen Campbell AWMM
  • Surname
    Blackie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2937 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM H. Pannett, Motunau, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs H.G. Blackie (mother), 3 Great North Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2937 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 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 Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Influenza AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mrs Louisa Rose Blackie of Clarence Street, Hamilton

    Served both in Egypt, 1915-16 and on the Western Front 1916-17 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 November 1918 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Te Awamutu Cemetery, Te Awamutu, New Zealand AWMM Lot 8 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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  • Thank you for your sacrifice. Possibly a relative but don't know.
    Public - Nikolai - 18 April 2015

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 59 AWMM
    • The Fields of Remembrance Trust: Brothers Field, Auckland Museum (Armistice, 2018) AWMM

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