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Ottiwell Hope Bremner

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Portrait of Lieutenant Ottiwell Hope Bremner, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 4 / F1631 67. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ottiwell Hope AWMM
  • Surname
    Bremner AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 7/1030 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 February 1883 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Care of Simms, Cooper, and Co., Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Charles E. Bremner (father), Waimate, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
    • C.E. Bremner (father), Waimate, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 7/1030 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) AWMM
    20 October 1916 AWMM
    For conspicuous gallantry in action. During several days he showed great dash as a leader and on another occasion by skilful handling, routed an enemy force four times greater than his own after inflicting heavy loss on them. Mentioned in Sir Archibald Murray's despatches. London Gazette. AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • 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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  • Moeraki then transhipped to [HMAT 17]Malta at Sydney for Suez. AWMM

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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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 75 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      91: 5 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM
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