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George Frederick Frankpitt

Group photograph, 8 soldiers posed in front of tents, September/October 1914. Likely to have been taken at Alexandra Race Course, Epsom. Message on back: 'Having a fine time in Auckland probably going this week or early next. Photo was taken last Sunday morning after church parade. These are the occupants of our tent. Back row feft to right: G. Frankpitt (14/107), K. Roughton (14/119), C. Carter, Max Compton (14/104), J. Bryson (14/100). Front row left to right: W. Cathro, N. Souness (10/523), J. Cabot [signed] Max'. Photograph originally on postcard stamped card, not posted. Note - K. Broughton is Norman Keith Roughton (14/119); C. Carter is Charles Denby Carter (14/102); W. Cathro is William Nichol Cathro; N. Sousness is Neil Souness (10/523); J. Cabot is John Frederick Cabot (10772). Image kindly provided by Max's daughter). Image as no known copyright restrictions.

Group photograph, 8 soldiers posed in front of tents, September/October 1914. Likely to have been ta …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    George Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Frankpitt AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 14/107 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
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Civilian life

About birth

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    13 November 1893 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra GreymouthWest Coast Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Care of Dr. Heslop, Geraldine, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    G. Frankpitt (father), Coal Creek, Greymouth, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 14/107 AWMM
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Medical history

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    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      150 lb AWMM

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Commenced return to New Zealand on board HT 'Hororata', 1 February 1919; discharged (termination of period of engagement), 13 April 1919.
    War service: 4 years 240 days (of which 4 years 152 days were abroad) AWMM

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Sources

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  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 244 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra 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. 5: Includes portrait AWMM

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