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William Patrick Casey

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 116 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 116 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Patrick AWMM
  • Surname
    Casey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 1292 AWMM
    • 1/519 AWMM
    • 8/1949 AWMM
    • NZ4212441 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 September 1889 AWMM ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 21 November 1912 AWMM Clarendon Hotel, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
    • Pre 10 August 1914 AWMM Adelphi Hotel, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
    • Pre 15 February 1915 AWMM Mangaweka, Rangitikei. New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Not stated AWMM
    • Mrs B. Casey, Taoroa, near Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs M. Casey, Taihape, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Casey (wife), 106 Toanui Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 10 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      12 stone 10 pounds AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Light brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Hazel AWMM
    • Tattoos, Unknown Period AWMM
      tattoos right forearm, ship surrounded by buoy and crucifix AWMM
    • Wounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
      August 1915 Cairo, Gastritis AWMM
    • Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of injuries from a fall from a train AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Patrick Casey, and of Margaret Casey (nee O'Reilly), of Milson, Manawatu; husband of Margaret Elizabeth Casey, of Palmerston North.

    Attested for WW1 service saying he had 5 years service with Australian Royal Navy.

    Killed in a railway accident

    Name listed twice on Nominal Roll 1 with service numbers 1/519 Samoan Advance and later enlistment 8/1949. Australian naval service not verified. Next of kin details WW2 compiled from information in the Casualty lists published in the newspapers. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 November 1942 AWMM
    Age 50 AWMM
    TawaWellington AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Taihape Cemetery, Taihape, New Zealand AWMM East RSA Section Block 1 Plot 12 Row 43 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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