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Berand Alexander De Vries

3/4 portrait of Private Berand Alexander De Vries, Reg No 12/926, of the 6th (Hauraki) Regiment, Auckland Infantry Regiment, Main Body. (Photographer: Herman Schmidt, 1914). Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 31-V4733. No known copyright.

3/4 portrait of Private Berand Alexander De Vries, Reg No 12/926, of the 6th (Hauraki) Regiment, Auc …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Berand Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    De Vries AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 12/926 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Pokeno, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Elizabeth De Vries (mother), Observatory Road, Cape Colony, South Africa AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/926 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 Private AWMM
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  • 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
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Unfortunately I never got to meet you, but mum (your daughter) has told us so much about you. We have traced the Voss family history, South Africa, and we are looking after your grave site in Pukekohe. Your great grand daughter has just repainted all the lettering. Your memory lives on.
    Public - Christene Patricia - Other Relative - 9 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 187 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM

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09 April 2015Christene PatriciaPukekohe NZOther Relative

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