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Frederick William Abbott

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Memorial plaque, St Mary's Church (photo John Halpin November 2011) - CC BY John Halpin

Memorial plaque, St Mary's Church (photo John Halpin November 2011) - CC BY John Halpin

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick William AWMM
  • Surname
    Abbott AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    South African N/N AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    South Africa Engineer/Military AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Officer Commanding (OC) of Otago Military District, 1909.

    Member of NZ contingent to 1911 Coronation in UK.

    Died at sea ex UK en route to NZ, 2 June 1912. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 June 1912 AWMM
    Age 47 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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  • Memorial name
    Memorial plaque, St Mary's Church (part of Holy Trinity Cathedral), corner St Stephens Avenue & Parnell Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Stowers, R. (2002). Rough Riders at War: history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer war 1899-1902 and information on all members of the ten New Zealand contingents. Author: Hamilton, N.Z. AWMM
    • Polaschek, A. (1983). The Complete New Zealand Distinguished Conduct Medal. Christchurch, N.Z.: Medals Research. AWMM
    • This record as partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM
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