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Palmer Otto Spry

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 684 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 684 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Palmer Otto AWMM
  • Surname
    Spry AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 4/48 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Awarua Wireless Station, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Isa M. Spry (wife), Station Road, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Isabel Lily Spry (wife), Station Road, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 15 August 1914 AWMM Married AWMM
    • Pre 13 December 1915 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 4/48 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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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  • He was the eldest child of James & Hannah SPRY (nee Hauncken). They had five children – Palmer Otto (b1879), Ruby Aline (b1881), Dion Harold (b1883), Vera Sybilla (b1883) and Dora Jeffy (b1893).
    In 1902, he married Miss Isabel Lily CRAIG. They had four children – Norman, Arthur, Edward and Stuart. Public - Sandra - Researcher - 4 November 2018 - Waipu Museum

Death

About death

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  • Death
    21 August 1952 Public Source
  • Date of death
    21 August 1952 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 4 November 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    72 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 4 November 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Auckland Public - Sandra - Researcher - 4 November 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Waikumete Cemetery Public - Sandra - Researcher - 4 November 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Ashes scattered - Eucalyptus Glade Public - Sandra - Researcher - 4 November 2018 - Auckland Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 684 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      22: 1 AWMM
    • McGeehan, Elizabeth B. Autographed wartime souvenir publication, 'Samoa' [ca. 1914 - 1915]. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library- Tāmaki Paenga Hira. MS-2004-43. AWMM
      Includes signature AWMM

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04 November 2018SandraWaipuResearcher

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