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Alan Hirst De Castro

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 182 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 182 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alan Hirst AWMM
  • Surname
    De Castro AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 7/187 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 June 1889 AWMM BlenheimMarlborough AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM Omakure, Motueka, New Zealand AWMM
    • Likely to be Umukuri Road. Public - Karel Anne - Researcher - 19 April 2015 - Local knowledge
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William De Castro (father), District Land Registrar, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 7/187 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 WellingtonNew Zealand 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 June 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
    6 August 1915 Public - Peter - Researcher - 18 October 2017 - Military records
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    Gallipoli Public - Peter - Researcher - 18 October 2017 - Military records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Ngatimoti War Memorial, Tasman District, New Zealand AWMM
    • Nelson College Scriptorium Roll of Honour Public - Peter - Researcher - 18 October 2017 - on site

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  • Allan de Castro's name is listed on the WW1 memorial window at the All Saints' Church in Nelson. He will be remembered at the special Anzac Service on 26/4/2015.
    Public - Karel Anne - Researcher - 19 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
06 July 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
18 October 2017PeterNelson, New ZealandResearcher
22 July 2017JeniferWairarapaSelf
24 April 2015AnneNgatimoti, Tasman, New ZealandResearcher
19 April 2015Karel AnneNelsonResearcher

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