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Edward Doust

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 196 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 196 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Doust AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 8/2899 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 January 1883 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra KentEngland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 4 London Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs R. Pucknell (sister), Priory Walk, Tonbridge, Kent, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 8/2899 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
    OtagoNew 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 5.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      159 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Disembarked Suez, 20 December 1915; joined unit and posted to 8th Company, Moascar, 5 February 1916.
    Embarked to join the British Expeditionary Force in France, 6 April 1916.
    Admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, 2 July 1916 (burritis); transferred to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 3 July 1916; rejoined unit, 18 July 1916.
    Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 29 April 1917 (scabies); transferred to 4th Stationary Hospital, 29 April 1917; rejoined unit, in the field, 24 May 1917.
    Admitted to 9th Australian Field Ambulance, 5 June 1917 (ICT hand), and transferred same day to 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station; to No 2 Australian General Hospital, Wimereux, 6 June 1917; to England, 10 June 1917, and admitted same day to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst. Transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 27 July 1917; discharged to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 2 September 1917.
    Marched in to Sling Camp, 6 June 1918.
    Found guilty, 16 July 1918, of when on Active Service overstaying leave from 8 pm, 13 July, to 10.15 pm, 14 July 1918: forfeited 2 days' pay, and forfeited further 7 days' pay.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Plymouth on board HT 'Hororata', 28 July 1919; discharged, 18 October 1919.
    Total war service: 4 years 129 days (of which 3 years 311 days were abroad).
    Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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