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Charles McLean

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Portrait of Private Charles McLean, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 4 / F1724 56. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Private Charles McLean, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 4 / F1724 56. Image is subject …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    McLean AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/690 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 September 1892 AWMM Cape FoulwindWest Coast AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Westport, New Zealand AWMM
    • Westport, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Frances McLean, Addley Street, Westport, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Frances McLean, Addley Street, Westport, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/690 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
  • 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 March 1965 AWMM
    ChristchurchCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Roll of Honour

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  • Thank you for your service Granddad - proud to be your Grand daughter
    Public - Karen Wanihi - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022
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  • Thank you for your service Granddad - proud to be your Grand daughter
    Public - Karen Wanihi - Direct descendant - 25 April 2022
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  • Thank you for your service. I know my Mum (your daughter) Grace Helen Meihana (nee McLean) was so proud of you, as I am. With Love from your Grand Daughter Karen Hubbard (nee Meihana). All together once again: Charles and Mary - Children: Winifred, Grace, Allan, Joy and Shirley
    Public - Karen - Direct descendant - 11 March 2016
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • McDonald, W. (2013). Honours and Awards to the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Great War, 1914-1918. (3rd ed.). Hamilton, N.Z.: Richard Stowers. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 463 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2022Karen WanihiAshburton Direct descendant
03 March 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
30 June 2016MatthewAucklandResearcher
11 March 2016KarenChristchurchDirect descendant

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