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William George Fearn

Ayun Kara Memorial (since destroyed) erected at the site of the original burials to remember those who died 14 November 1917 from Powles, C.G. (1922). p. 264 - No known copyright restrictions

Ayun Kara Memorial (since destroyed) erected at the site of the original burials to remember those w …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William George AWMM
  • Surname
    Fearn AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 11/2314 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    George Ernest Fearn (father), Karori Road, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11/2314 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) AWMM
    For gallant and distinguished conduct in the field or for other valuable services. General A.J Murray's despatch dated 28th June 1917 (Commander -in-Chief, Egyptian Expeditionary Force). AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Painter 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • According to the Official History, Fearn was buried 'On top Hill half mile West of Jaffa, Palestine.' AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 November 1917 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    AYUN KARA MEMORIAL Public - Ronald Gavin - Other Relative - 30 March 2015 - photograph
  • Memorial reference
    RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY Public - Ronald Gavin - Other Relative - 30 March 2015 - photograph

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Ayun Kara Memorial (destroyed), Palestine AWMM

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  • Rest easy Great Uncle, you are remembered.
    Public - Ronald Gavin - Other Relative - 30 March 2015
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30 March 2015Ronald GavinRaumati Beach, Paraparaumu. new ZealandOther Relative

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