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William Francis Moir

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Photograph of Trooper William Francis Moir 7/93, mounted, c.First World War. Image kindly provided by Jeanette Hayden (May 2018). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Trooper William Francis Moir 7/93, mounted, c.First World War. Image kindly provided b …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    Moir AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 7/93 AWMM
    • WWII 821057 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 November 1893 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM C/o H.A. Le Cren, Fairlie, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 James Moir, 46 Nelson Street, South Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single/WWI 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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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
    WWII 784 AWMM

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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  • Married Ellen Frances Sims and had three children - Margery, Hilda and Robert. He lived most of his life in Dunedin and didn't keep very good health. Family source. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 1 June 1973 AWMM
      Age 79 AWMM
    • 1 June 1973 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 78 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Andersons Bay RSA Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 82S, Plot 6 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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