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Albert Collett

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 139 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 139 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert AWMM
  • Surname
    Collett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/1491 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 August 1890 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    14 August 1890 Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Place of birth
    • 218 Marlborough Road, Grandpoint, Oxford. By age 10, Albert's family had moved next door to 220 Mar Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
    • Moved to 220 Marlborough Road, Grandpoint, Oxford. Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Birth notes
    G/parents: Richard Collett, Sarah Speake. Parents: Charles John James Collett, Laura Alice Aldridge. Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Wairau Bar, Blenheim, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Farmer of Dillons Point, Blenheim. Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Charles John Collett (father), 220 Marlborough Road, Grandpont, Oxford, England AWMM
    • Mother - Laura Collett (nee, Aldridge) Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Married Alice May Strange, 29th September 1915 in Oxford. Albert and Alice moved back to New Zealand on board the ship Athenic, arriving in NZ on 17th May 1918. Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/1491 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 Private AWMM
    CanterburyNew 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 August 1946 Public Source
  • Date of death
    12 August 1946 Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Age at death
    56 Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Place of death
    Wairau Hospital Blenheim Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Cause of death
    Carcinoma of the larnyx Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Omaka Cemetery Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    The record of the death of Albert at Wairau register office (Ref. 82324) provided the following additional information. Farmer Albert Collett of Dillons Point had been born in Oxford and had lived in New Zealand for thirty years. His parents were Charles John Collett, a labourer, and Laura Aldridge. Public - Rachel - Other relative - 5 May 2019 - Census papers
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
05 May 2019RachelBlenheimOther relative

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