Māori › Gordon Hallam Cresswell Born 26 April 1896 - Died 12 October 1917 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 32507 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMM New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 28 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesGordon Hallam AWMM SurnameCresswell AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 32507 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth26 April 1896 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationWW1 Thomas Richard Cresswell (father), Schoolmaster, Rangiora, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 32507 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Law Clerk/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 13 Feb 1917-2 May 1917 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Plymouth, Devon AWMM HMNZT 77 AWMM Vessel was Mokoia AWMM Sergeant AWMM Reinforcements, G Company AWMM New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMM New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Gordon Cresswell was the son of Thomas Richard and Sarah Reese Cresswell, of Wellington, New Zealand. Native of Wanganui. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death12 October 1917 AWMM Age 20 AWMM Ypres, Belgium AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameTyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM Roll of Honour Remember Gordon Hallam Cresswell by laying a poppy. George Cresswell George Nelson Cresswell Gordon Hallam Cresswell Jack Tennison Cresswell John Cresswell Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Gordon Hallam Cresswell Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects The nomad : unofficial organ of E., F. & G. Coys. and Details, 22nd… Library / Pictorial › publication Cape Town D526.2 NOM Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21898986 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/847407/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/847407 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 55: 28 AWMM Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.