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David Manson

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Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003. - Image has All Rights Reserved

Ashburton War Memorial. Photo G.A. Fortune, 2003. - Image has All Rights Reserved

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David AWMM
  • Surname
    Manson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 4/242 AWMM
    • WWI 4/424 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 January 1891 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown AWMM 201 Linwood Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM 201 Linwood Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • David Manson (father), Craigie Station, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
    • David Manson (father), Craigie Station, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • David Manson was the son of the late David and Jacobina Manson.

    Listed at Archives New Zealand as 4/424 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 August 1915 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • East Mudros Military Cemetery, Lemnos, Greece AWMM I. D. 76. AWMM
    • East Mudros Military Cemetery, Lemnos, Greece AWMM I. D. 76. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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Contributors

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19 February 2018JeniferWairarapaResearcher
20 February 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher

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