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Durrell Henry Cummins

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Portrait of Private Durrell Henry Cummins (6/2994). Image kindly provided by Marlborough memorial project (2009). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Private Durrell Henry Cummins (6/2994). Image kindly provided by Marlborough memorial pr …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Durrell Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Cummins AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2994 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 March 1889 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    7 March 1889 Public - Maurice Wayne - Other relative - 24 August 2016 - As per his military file found on the Discovering ANZACs web site, http://discoveringanzacs.naa.gov.au/browse/records/647838
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Budge Street, Blenheim, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs W.H. Cummins (mother), 33 Drummond Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/2994 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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Coachpainter Public - Maurice Wayne - Other relative - 24 August 2016 - As per his military file found on the Discovering ANZACs web site, http://discoveringanzacs.naa.gov.au/browse/records/647838
    Also shown on the 1911 Electoral Roll.
  • 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Durrell Cummins was the son of W. H. and J. E. Cummins, of 33 Drummond St., Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 August 1918 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    BapaumeFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Achiet-le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM IV. W. 5. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Marlborough War Memorial, 20 Seymour Street, Blenheim, 7201 AWMM
    • Marlborough Great War Memorial, WW1 AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
30 March 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
24 August 2016Maurice WayneTauranga, New ZealandOther relative

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