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Vincent Francis Gillanders

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 263 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 263 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Vincent Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Gillanders AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Gillander AWMM
  • Service number
    • 5486 AWMM
    • 13/346 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 5 January 1902 AWMM Ngaruawahia, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Ngaruawahia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Charles Gillanders (father), Ngaruawahia, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
    • Charles Gillanders (father), Ngaruawahia, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 1 February 1902 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 7.75 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      9 stone 7 pounds AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark with white patch on left forehead AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Charles and Elizabeth Gillanders

    His brother, Charles McRae Gillanders (8557 13/345), also served in the South African War.

    Name spelled on the South African military service papers as Gillander AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    9 October 1970 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 19 December 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Age at death
    89 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 19 December 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Place of death
    Auckland Public - Sandra - Researcher - 19 December 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Waikumete Cemetery Public - Sandra - Researcher - 19 December 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Service Persons Area M, Row 8, Plot 66 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 19 December 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
    GILLANDERS, Vincent Frances (Regtl No. 13/346, First NZEF and Boer War veteran, member Eden-Roskill RSA). On October 9, 1970, at Cornwall Hospital (late of 1 Franklin Rd, Ponsonby), dearly loved husband of Vera, beloved father of Norman, Ellen and Clive, grandfather of Jan, Gordon and Judith and great-grandfather of Emma, Andrew and Ian; in his 90th year. At rest. A service will be held at the chapel of J Weir and Co. Ltd, 70 Ponsonby Rd, today (Monday) at 11am, funeral then leaving for Waikumete Soldier’s Lawn Cemetery. (NZ Herald) Public - Sandra - Researcher - 19 December 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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