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William Hope Jenkinson

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 368 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Hope AWMM
  • Surname
    Jenkinson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3304 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 March 1895 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra New PlymouthTaranaki Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM York Terrace, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    William Jenkinson (father), New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3304 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 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' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      149 lb AWMM
    • Other, WWI AWMM
      Nature of Injury: G.S.W. abdomen Percent of disability: 20 Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 13 November 1915; disembarked Suez, 20 December 1915.
    Admitted to NZ General Hospital, Cairo, 29 December 1915 (not yet diagnosed); discharged to Base Details, Zeitoun, 8 January 1916.

    Joined Wellington Infantry Bn, Ismailia, 20 February 1916.

    Admitted to No 2 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 16 March 1916; rejoined Bn, 2 April 1916.
    Sick to hospital, 5 April 1916; rejoined Bn, in the field, 18 April 1916.

    Admitted to 12th Casualty Clearing Station, 18 April 1916 (synovitis, knee); transferred to NZ General Hospital, Etaples; to England, 12 May 1916, and admitted to No 2 London General Hospital, Chelsea, 13 May 1916; transferred to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 20 May 1916; to Woodcote Hospital, 26 June 1916; to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 9 August 1916.

    Found guilty, 21 November 1916, of being absent without leave: forfeited 2 days' pay.

    Proceeded overseas to France from Sling Camp, 1 March 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 27 May 1917.
    Wounded in action, 7 June 1917 (gun shot wound, right arm), and admitted to 77th Field Ambulance; transferred same day to 11th Casualty Clearing Station; to No 20 General Hospital, Camiers, 8 June 1917; to England, 11 June 1917, and admitted same day to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 9 July 1917.

    Attached on strength, NZ Command Depot, 28 November 1917;

    Proceeded overseas to France; marched in to NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 24 March 1918; transferred to No 1 NZ Entrenching Bn, 26 March 1918; transferred to No 2 NZ Entrenching Bn, 29 March 1918; joined No 1 NZ Entrenching Bn, in the field, 19 May 1918.
    Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 30 August 1918 (debility); rejoined 1st Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, in the field, 2 September 1918.

    Wounded in action (second occasion), 12 October 1918 (gun shot wound, chest and abdomen), and admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred same day to No 3 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station; to No 3 Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 14 October 1918; to England, 15 October 1918, and admitted to Royal Victoria Hospital, Netley, 16 October 1918; discharged from hospital, 26 November 1918.

    Commenced return to New Zealand from Liverpool on board HT 'Ajana', 7 February 1919; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of wounds received in action), 23 April 1919.
    Total war service: 3 years 243 days (of which 3 years 133 days were abroad)

    Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): Trentham Military Hospital AWMM
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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

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Memorial

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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: 368 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM
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