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Laurence Patrick Donohue

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 49), Page: 21 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 49), Page: 21 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Lawrence Patrick Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Memorial on family headstone. Linwood Cemetery, Butterfield Avenue, Christchurch
  • Forenames
    Laurence Patrick AWMM
  • Surname
    Donohue AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 3/2631 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 July 1896 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Ann Donohue (mother), Norman's Road, Papanui, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 3/2631 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 Clerk 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Laurence Donohue was the son of Martin and Annie Donohue. AWMM
    • He was the twin brother of 35195 Leo Gilbert DONOHUE who died on 3rd December 1917, and their older brother Ernest DONOHUE was KIA in 1916. Public - Alexandra - Researcher - 2 April 2017 - Paper Pat and Headstone in Linwood Cemetery, Christchurch, NZ

Death

About death

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  • Death
    20 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 21 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM IV. E. 59. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
02 April 2017AlexandraKent, UK / Christchurch, NZResearcher

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