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Frank Lewis Davis

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Portrait of F. L. Davis. Auckland Grammar School chronicle. 1918, v.7, n.1. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frank Lewis AWMM
  • Surname
    Davis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 797626 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Jewish AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    16 October 1897 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Pre 2 May 1918 AWMM Ryecroft, Symonds Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mr Mark Davis (father), C/o C.H. Drysdale & Company, Customs Street West, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 797626 AWMM
  • Military service
    Divisional Signals Company AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 2 May 1918 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Law Clerk/Civilian AWMM
    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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 9 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      168 pounds AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Black AWMM
    • Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died from influenza and broncho pneumonia AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Frank Davis was the son of Mark and Miriam Julia Davis, of Auckland.

    Attended Auckland Grammar School.

    Attested voluntarily 17 October 1917.

    He died in the evening of the 9th November, the date of death is recorded as the 10th on the personnel file.

    Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 November 1918 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    FeatherstonWellington AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM 132. A. Jewish Portion. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Auckland Grammar School Chronicle. Second Term, 1919. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Featherston Cemetery Memorial, Featherston, New Zealand AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Chevra Kadisha & Bikkur Cholim, WW1, Auckland Hebrew Congregation, 108 Greys Avenue, Auckland AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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