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Cecil Sydney Fairs

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916; this photograph may not be correct - No known copyright restrictions
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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Cecil Sydney AWMM
  • Surname
    Fairs AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 13/327 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 March 1887 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Tauranga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs E.G. Fairs, 45 Cook Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/327 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 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
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Cecil Fairs was the son of Mrs. A. Fairs, of 17 St. Albans Avenue, Dominion Rd., Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    5 October 1915 AWMM
    MaltaMediterranean Sea AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM B. XVIII. 2. AWMM
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  • Cecil Sydney Fairs was a brother to my Grandfather Newton Claud Fairs. He was born in Wanganui 1st August 1885 [ information from our family records which were written by his brother Newton Fairs]. He was the son of Newton Fairs and Ameilia (Minnie) Fairs aka Williams. Cecil was the third son of Newton and Amelia there were 7 children altogether 5 boys and two girls. RIP my Great Uncle you will always be remembered. I am so glad I have found you. Arohanui Your great niece Jude.
    Public - Judith Martin nee Fairs - Other Relative - 26 June 2015



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