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Donald Harry Rait

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 601 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 601 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Donald Harry AWMM
  • Surname
    Rait AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 17/226 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 September 1876 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra MastertonWairarapa Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Victoria Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Blanche Rait (wife), Victoria Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 December 1914 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 17/226 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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 WellingtonNew Zealand 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
    • Wounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
      From injuries received whilst attending veterinary work. AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      152 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • War service: 2 years 157 days (of which 2 years 76 days were abroad) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 November 1917 Military Personnel file
  • 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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