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Richard Elliott Spooner

  • Service number
    • WWI 13/580 AWMM
    • 1366 Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Army / 11th Reinforcements, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Australian Imperial Force (AIF) Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
  • Last rank
  • War
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Richard Elliott AWMM
  • Surname
    Spooner AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 13/580 AWMM
    • 1366 Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 September 1890 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    17 September 1890 Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Place of birth
    Otago, New Zealand Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Masonic Hotel, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss A.M. Spooner (sister), care of R.D. Harman, 59 Hagley Road, Lower Riccarton, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    • World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
    • World War I, 1914-1918 Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Army / 11th Reinforcements, 8th Light Horse Regiment, Australian Imperial Force (AIF) Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
  • Service number
    • WWI 13/580 AWMM
    • 1366 Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • 1914-15 Star
      British War Medal, 1914-19
      Victory Medal Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
    • WW1
      27 August 1915
      Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Labourer Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Military Personnel File
  • Age on enlistment
    25 years 11 months Public - Phil - Researcher - 7 October 2017 - Australian Military Personnel File

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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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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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Contributors

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07 October 2017PhilAuckland, New ZalandResearcher

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