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Albert William Goldsmith

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 8 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 8 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert William AWMM
  • Surname
    Goldsmith AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Bert AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12545 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1888 AWMM GisborneGisborne AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Edwin S. Goldsmith (father), 313 Whittaker Street, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 6 May 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12545 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Second son of Edwin Samuel Goldsmith and Mary Sarah Allen Goldsmith

    Two sons, brothers served in WW1 Frederick Victor Goldsmith (10341) and Albert William Goldsmith (12545) both died.

    Bert is buried and Victor is remembered on the headstone in the family plot at Taruheru cemetery, Gisborne

    Known as Bert AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 June 1920 AWMM
    Age 31 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Taruheru Cemetery, Nelson Road, Gisborne District, New Zealand AWMM Block Sec1 Plot 373 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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Sources

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Contributors

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02 February 2015Allan JamesRotoruaResearcher
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