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Frederick John Baker

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick John AWMM
  • Surname
    Baker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Fred AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1142 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Newton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Robert Baker (father), 25 Randolph Street, Newton, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 December 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1142 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 Carter/Civilian AWMM
    AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Fred Baker was one of 28 New Zealand servicemen who were court-martialled and sentenced to death during the First World War. This was commuted to a suspended sentence of fifteen years' Penal Servitude. After being Wounded in Action on 17 August 1918, his sentence was put into effect on 7 November 1917. Pugsley, ‘On the Fringe of Hell’, pp.350-51.

    Listed on the Nominal Roll as Fred. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 29 AWMM
    • Pugsley, C. (1991). On the Fringe of Hell: New Zealanders and Military Discipline in the First World War. Auckland, N.Z.: Hodder & Stoughton. AWMM
      Pugsley, C. (1991). p. 350 AWMM

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