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WWI 13/655 AWMM
4 February 1886 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
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Address before enlistment
WW1 Pre 27 August 1914 AWMM Foxton, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
WW1 P. Hennesay (friend), Shannon, New Zealand AWMM
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- Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
Wounded Dardanelles 22 August 1915 AWMM
- Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
gun shot wound to the spine AWMM
Son of M. Dore, of Ballylinare, Newcastle West, Co. Limerick, Ireland.
Embarked Egypt for Gallipoli, 9 May 1915.
Reported wounded in action, Gallipoli, 22 August 1915.
Transferred to England (no details); discharged from Portland Place Hospital, London, on leave, 12 June 1916.
Discharged from King George V Hospital, Dublin, on leave, 24 July 1916.
Transferred from No 1 NZ General Hospital to Convalescent Camp, 6 August 1916.
Commenced return to New Zealand, 11 August 1916; discharged, 15 April 1917 (posted to retired list with permission to retain his rank and wear the prescribed uniform).
Medals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Died at Misericordia Hospital, Mt Eden, Auckland ,15 July 1917 (gun shot wound, spine).
Note: No B103 or Attestation Form included in file.
Father/Mother: M. Dore, Ballylinare, Newcastle West, Co Limerick, Ireland AWMM
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Foxton Cemetery, Corner Hickford and Avenue Road, Foxton, New Zealand AWMM Roman Catholic Block 1 Plot 47 AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Vol1: 194 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
- Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
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