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Elvie Jane Kidd

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Elvie Jane AWMM
  • Surname
    Kidd AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Elsie Jane Kidd AWMM
    • Thirwell AWMM
    • THIRLWALL Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Research
  • Service number
    WWI 22/325 AWMM
  • Gender
    Female AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 February 1889 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Inglewood, Taranaki, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Birth notes
    daughter of Stephen Preston KIDD & Eliza Jane nee' SWANSTON Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 18 January 1916 AWMM C/o Stephen Preston Kidd (father), Inglewood, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Jan 1920 Sister at Trentham Military Hospital
    Mar 1920 Sister at Craigholm Private Hospital, Hawera Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Stephen Preston Kidd (father), Junction Road, Inglewood, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 25 January 1916 AWMM Single AWMM
    • married Mr Thirwall of Matamata Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    1913 became a registered nurse having done her training at the New Plymouth Hospital Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - NZANS website
  • Enlistment
    WW1 18 January 1916 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Nursing Sister at the Gisborne Hospital Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Age on enlistment
    27yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 November 2016 - NZANS website

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
    Pleurisy 1917 AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Daughter of Stephen Preston Kidd and Eliza Jane Kidd, of Inglewood

    Five children went to war: Stewart Oxley Kidd (11/1818); Elsie Jane Kidd (22/325); Arthur Preston Kidd (35858); Robert Guthrie Kid (11/1817); Richard James Kidd (35834)

    Trained at New Plymouth Hospital. Registered Nurse, December 1913

    Brought to the notice of the Sec of State of War for valuable services rendered in connection with the War. Extract from Communique 19 August 1919.

    Name listed as Elvie Jane Preston by BDM (March 2011). Incorrectly listed as Elsie on the Nominal Roll AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    1979 AWMM
    MatamataWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Military Nursing - A History of the R.N.Z.N.C. Boer War to Present Day AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      15: 3 AWMM
    • Service Women Project: Sponsorship to research this record was kindly provided by the Auckland Returned Services Association, Returned Servicewomen's Branch; Marjorie Traill, Dorothy Grant, Daphne Shaw and Margaret Woollett. AWMM
    • McNabb, S. (2015). 100 years New Zealand military nursing : New Zealand Army nursing service : Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps, 1915-2015. Hawke's Bay, N.Z.: Sherayl McNabb. AWMM

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07 November 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher
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