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Amos Henry Garbett

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Amos Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Garbett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 18986 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 August 1890 AWMM LyellWest Coast AWMM
  • Date of birth
    14 August 1890 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 6 October 2016 - Military File of Amos H. Garbett - Auckland Cenotaph.
  • Place of birth
    Lyell, Buller, West Coast of the South Island, New Zealand. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 6 October 2016 - Military File of Amos H. Garbett - Auckland Cenotaph.
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Murchison, Nelson Region. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 6 October 2016 - Military File of Amos H. Garbett - Auckland Cenotaph.
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs N. Jackson (mother), Buller Road, Reefton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Messines AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 18986 AWMM
  • Military service
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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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Engine driver/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Engine Driver - at Murchison, Nelson Region. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 6 October 2016 - Military File of Amos H. Garbett - Auckland Cenotaph.
  • 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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    • Amos Garbett was the son of Henry Garbett and of Eleanor Jackson (formerly Garbett), of 43 Sutherland Rd., Melrose, Wellington, New Zealand.

      New Zealand at the Front ( a magazine written and published and illustrated in France by men of the New Zealand Division) 1917 issue, page141. AWMM
    • Brother of Rifleman Alfred (Louis) L. Garbett (service # 26/994) - of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade, who was killed in action - 15 September 1916 - at the Somme, France. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 6 October 2016 - Military file of Rifleman Alfred L. Garbett - Auckland Cenotaph.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Mesen, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM Spec. Memorial C. 13. AWMM
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  • Memorial name
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Memorials

Memorial

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