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Wilfred Courtney Sinel

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1/4 portrait of Corporal Sinel, probably Wilfred Courtney Sinel. (Photographer: Herman Schmidt, 1917). Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 31-S2512. No known copyright.

1/4 portrait of Corporal Sinel, probably Wilfred Courtney Sinel. (Photographer: Herman Schmidt, 1917 …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Wilfred Courtney AWMM
  • Surname
    Sinel AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 12/293 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1881 AWMM New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM 5 Peel Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM 5 Peel Street, Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Thomas Edwin Sinel (father), 5 Queen's Wharf, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • WW1 Thomas Edwin Sinel (father), 5 Queen's Wharf, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/293 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Eliza Sinel and Thomas Edwin Sinel.

    Husband of Annette Maud nee Maybury Sinel.

    Six sons, brothers: Edwin John Sinel (1/767, 8/2315, 12/2315); Hellier Godfrey Sinel (17830); Kenneth Sinel (18862); Philip Mathieson Sinel (33458); Roy Sinel (18061); Wilfred Courtney Sinel (12/293) served in WW1. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    12 January 1970 AWMM
    Age 89 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Soldiers Ash Burial K Row 1b Plot 157 AWMM
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Sources

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