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Valentine Stocker

Portrait of Lieutenant Valentine Stocker. Image sourced from Imperial War Museums' 'Bond of Sacrifice' collection. ©IWM HU 118637

Portrait of Lieutenant Valentine Stocker. Image sourced from Imperial War Museums' 'Bond of Sacrific …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Valentine AWMM
  • Surname
    Stocker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/805 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
    Pre 18 August 1914 AWMM Private Bag, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Archdeacon Stocker (father), 13 Dee Street, Saint Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/805 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
    WW1 18 August 1914 AWMM 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Attested 18 August 1914

      Commissioned from the ranks

      First appointment 2nd Lieutenant 1 March 1916

      Highest rank Lieutenant 1 September 1917

      Struck off Strength 28 January 1918

      Married Dorothy Catherine Staley in 1917 AWMM
    • Married Dorothea Catherine Staley - not Dorothy. Public - Fiona - Direct descendant - 14 July 2016 - Family Papers - Certificate of Marriage
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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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Sources

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  • Documents
    • Studholme, J. (1928). New Zealand Expeditionary Force record of personal services during the war of officers, nurses, and first-class warrant officers, and other facts relating to the N.Z.E.F. : unofficial but based on official records. Wellington, N.Z.: Government Printer. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 697 AWMM
    • Studholme, J. (1928). New Zealand Expeditionary Force record of personal services during the war of officers, nurses, and first-class warrant officers, and other facts relating to the N.Z.E.F. : unofficial but based on official records. Wellington, N.Z.: Government Printer. AWMM
      Studholme, J. (1928). p. 282 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 5: Includes portrait AWMM

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14 July 2016FionaAustraliaDirect descendant
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