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Angelo William Thomas Gill

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Angelo William Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Gill AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Angelo William Thos AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 30795 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 December 1896 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    T.R.W. Gill (father), Ascot Avenue, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • Messines AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 30795 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 Farmer/Civilian 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
    • Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      148 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of T R W and Edith Gill of Auckland

    Attended St John's College 1911-12, and King's College 1913-14

    Captain of Otahuhu Football Club. Won several medals for shooting.

    New Zealand at the Front ( a magazine written and published and illustrated in France by men of the New Zealand Division) 1917 issue, page141.

    Embarked Wellington, 7 December 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 18 February 1917, and marched in to Sling Camp, and reverted to the ranks.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 14 March 1917; marched in to Base Depot, Etaples, 17 March 1917.
    Admitted to Segregation Camp, attached to Base Depot, Etaples, 28 March 1917.
    Joined 2nd Bn, Auckland Infantry Regiment, in the field, 2 June 1917.
    Reported missing, 7 June 1917.
    Court of Enquiry concluded 'Missing and wounded; believed Killed in action'.

    Parents: T. R. W. and Edith Gill, Auckland. Captain of Otahuhu Football Club. Won several medals for shooting AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 June 1917 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    La Plus Douve Farm Cemetery, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium AWMM IV. E. 5. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Howick and Pakuranga War Memorial, Stockade Hill, Howick, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Howick Roll of Honour AWMM
    • St. Aidans Church, 5 Ascot Avenue, Remuera, Auckland 1050 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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