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Patrick Dore

Portrait of Captain Patrick Dore, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 5 / F1852 66. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Captain Patrick Dore, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 5 / F1852 66. Image is subject to …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Patrick AWMM
  • Surname
    Dore AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    The Rev. Patrick Dore AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/655 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 February 1886 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Ireland (Eire)United Kingdom Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • 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
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/655 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 27 August 1914 AWMM Chaplain/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • 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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About death

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  • Death
    15 July 1918 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    Mount EdenAuckland AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Foxton Cemetery, Corner Hickford and Avenue Road, Foxton, New Zealand AWMM Roman Catholic Block 1 Plot 47 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • RIP Father
    Public - margaret - 18 April 2015



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18 April 2015margaretHavelock North Near w Zealanf2470Other

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