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Roy Lane Cunliffe

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 34), Page: 32 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 34), Page: 32 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Roy Lane AWMM
  • Surname
    Cunliffe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 13739 AWMM
    • WWI 2/30 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 April 1892 Military Personnel File JohnsonvilleWellington Military Personnel File
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 1914 AWMM 166 Vivian Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    James Erasmus Cunliffe (father), 166 Vivian Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 26 June 1916 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 13739 AWMM
    • WWI 2/30 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 8 August 1914 AWMM
    • WW1 7 March 1916 AWMM Painter AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • 13 March 1917 AWMMWounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
      Gunshot wound to the face, slight. AWMM
    • 13 March 1917 AWMMHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to No 2 Australian Casualty Clearing Station AWMM
    • 21 March 1917 AWMMHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to No 13 Stationary Hospital, France AWMM
    • 4 April 1917 AWMMHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Transferred to Base Depot, France AWMM
    • 4 December 1917 AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
      Killed during the 3rd Battle of Ypres AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Roy Cunliffe was the son of J. E. and A. M. Cunliffe. AWMM
    • One of Roy Lane's brother's is Frank Llewellyn Cunliffe of Wellington, New Zealand. Record ID 15698 of 2nd NZEF. Parents are Mr James Erasmus and Ada Mahala Cunliffe - both of whom are buried in Karori Cemetery, Wellington which is where PTE F.L. Cunliffe is also buried.

      Both were wounded in action as per a paper article. Public - Rosemarie - Direct descendant - 23 April 2017 - Family papers and family oral history
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About death

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  • Death
    4 December 1917 AWMM
    Age 25 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Polygon Wood Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM G. 9. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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09 May 2015DianeLondon, EnglandResearcher

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