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Vincent John Stichbury

Portrait Auckland Weekly News Roll of Honour 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait Auckland Weekly News Roll of Honour 1915 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Vincent John AWMM
  • Surname
    Stichbury AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1017 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 March 1891 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra EpsomAuckland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Domett Avenue, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Stichbury (father), Cameron Street, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1017 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 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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Wounded at Gallipoli AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      140 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, England
    Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 12 April 1915.
    Wounded in action, 8 May 1915 (bullet wound, foot); admitted same day to HS 'Braemar Castle'; disembarked Malta, 18 May 1915, and admitted same day to St George's Hospital; discharged from hospital, 17 june 1915; disembarked Alexandria, 27 June 1915.
    Embarked Alexadria for Gallipoli, 3 July 1915; rejoined Bn, 8 July 1915.
    Admitted to NZ Field Ambulance, 17 July 1915; transferred same day to 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, Mudros (influenza); discharged to duty, 23 July 1915; rejoined unit, Gallipoli, 24 July 1915.
    Promoted Sergeant, 20 August 1915.
    Admitted to No 1 Canadian Stationary Hospital, 19 September 1915 (enteritis); embarked for England, 21 October 1915; admitted to Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, 27 October 1915.
    Transferred to 2nd Bn, Auckland Infantry Regiment, Ismailia, 1 March 1916.
    On Command, ADMS's staff, London, 28 April 1916.
    Appointed Staff Sergeant whilst acting as senior correspondence clerk, 1 October 1916.
    Admitted to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 2 January 1917; discharged to NZEF Headquarters, London, 4 January1917.
    Classified unfit and placed on NZ Roll, 17 January 1917.
    Relinquished appointment of Temporary Staff Sergeant, 13 February 1917.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Plymouth on board SS 'Remuera', 10 March 1917; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of illness contracted on Active Service), 28 May 1917.
    Total war service: 2 years 290 days (of which 2 years 197 days were abroad) AWMM
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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



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  • Memorial name
    St David's Church, 68 Khyber Pass Road, Grafton, Auckland 1023 AWMM

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