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Charles English

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 216 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 216 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    English AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 9/464 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 January 1884 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra LondonEngland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Orepuki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Charles Henry English, Escompe, Natal, 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 9/464 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 Sergeant 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' 6.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      145 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Disembarked Alexandria, 3 December 1914.
    Embarked for Gallipoli, 20 May 1915.
    Wounded in action, 27 August 1915; admitted to HS 'Maheno', Gallipoli, 28 August 1915; transferred to Mudros, 29 August 1915, and thence to England, 30 August 1915, and admitted to 1st Southern General Hospital, Birmingham,, 16 September 1915.
    Transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 2 October 1916; appointed Temporary Squadron Sergeant Major, Hornchurch, 2 October 1916; Camp Sergeant Major, Hornchurch, 15 November 1916.
    Appointed Warrant Officer (Class I), 6 February 1917.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Tilbury on board HT 'Briton', 17 June 1919; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of wounds received in action), 21 August 1919.
    Total war service: 5 years 5 days (of which 4 years 282 days were abroad). 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 216 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
    • Homeward bound : S.S. Briton. As transport H.M.N.Z.T. No. 268 the S.S. "Briton" departed Tilbury, London, 17 June 1919. AWMM

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