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Grove Kenneth George Manktelow

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Grove Kenneth George Manktelow

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Grove Kenneth George AWMM
  • Surname
    Manktelow AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    2387 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 1882 AWMM HamiltonWaikato AWMM
    • 11 April 1882 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Newstead, Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Teresa Manktelow, Newstead, Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    South Africa Dairy farmer/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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    • Father: William James Manktelow (died 8 January 1932, age 76)

      Mother: Ann Teresa Vowless (died 11 February 1942, age 80)

      Married: Elsie Rebecca Barker in 1904 (died 4 December 1942, age 56)

      Children: Grove William (born 1909, died January 1952, age 42), Robert Sidney (born 1915, died 1918, age 3), George Kenneth (born 1918), Steela Beatrice (born 1914)

      Father was named William James Manktelow. AWMM
    • Grove Kenneth and Steela Beatrice were not his children. His children were: Dorothy Muriel (born 1904, died 1990; Grove William (born 1909, died 1952; Elsie Madge (born 1922, died 1991); Robert Sidney(born 1915, died 1916) Public - William Grove - Direct descendant - 26 March 2017 - Family records
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About death

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  • Death
    • 3 December 1918 AWMM
      Age 36 AWMM
      HamiltonWaikato AWMM
    • 3 December 1918 Noel Smith Research Project
      Age 37 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hamilton East Cemetery, Hungerford Crescent, Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM AA1-B-48 AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
    New Zealand History online. New Zealand in the South (Boer) War
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • Stowers, R. (2002). Rough Riders at War: history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer war 1899-1902 and information on all members of the ten New Zealand contingents. Author: Hamilton, N.Z. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM


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03 April 2017William GroveAuckland NZDirect descendant

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