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Peter Hans Jorgen Fabrin

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Peter Hans Jorgen AWMM
  • Surname
    Fabrin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 51157 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    31 October 1895 Public - Julie-Anne - Other Relative - 17 July 2015 - Family notes.
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Hans Fabrin (father), Bunnythorpe, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 51157 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 Unknown AWMM Flaxmill hand/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      134 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Peter Fabrin was the son of Hans P.H. and Maren J. Fabrin of South Norsewood, Napier.

    Embarked Wellington, 9 June 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 16 August 1917, and marched in to Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 26 October 1917; marched in to Base Depot, Etaples, 29 October 1917.
    Admitted to 24th General Hospital, Etaples, 19 November 1917 (orchitis); transferred to 6th Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 3 December 1917; to 5th Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 8 December 1917; to Base Depot, 5 January 1918.
    Joined 1st Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, in the field, 27 January 1918.
    Killed in action, 27 April 1918.

    Parents: Hans P.H. and Maren J. Fabrin, (both b. Denmark) South Norsewood, Napier. Native of Bunnythorpe AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    27 April 1918 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Colincamps Communal Cemetery, Somme, France AWMM South of Crucifix. AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
17 July 2015Julie-AnneMelbourne, Victoria, AustraliaOther Relative

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