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Roy Devon

  • Service number
    16/143 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Contingent Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Last rank
  • War
New Zealand. Army. 1st Maori Contingent. Scroll of the 1st New Zealand Maori Contingent, 1915. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-624. Cultural Permissions may apply.
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Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Roy AWMM
  • Surname
    Devon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    16/143 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Roman Catholic Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1889 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Place of birth
    Maketu, BOP, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Birth notes
    son of Charles Devon of Maketu Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Maketu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Charles Devon, Maketu, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
    • 1930 married Mere Ihaka Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record & BMD NZ Records

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian - Gallipoli Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 1st NZ Maori Contingent Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Service number
    16/143 AWMM
  • Military service
    1914-1916 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1914-1915 Star
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Private AWMM
      AWMM
    • 14 Oct 1914 at Rotorua Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Labourer Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record
  • Age on enlistment
    25yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military Record

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
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - Military record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    6 April 1936 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - BMD NZ & Military records
  • Age at death
    46yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - BMD NZ & Military records
  • Place of death
    Tauranga, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - BMD NZ & Military records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Maketu Urupa Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 24 February 2016 - BMD NZ & Military records
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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