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Frederick William Norris Von Sturmer

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 746 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 746 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick William Norris AWMM
  • Surname
    Von Sturmer AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Frederick William Norreys Von Sturmer AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 12/888 AWMM
    • WWII 1/18/2163 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1893 AWMM HamiltonWaikato AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Kawhia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Phillis C. Von Sturmer (sister), Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on 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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  • The Auckland Museum Library's manuscripts collection contains an obituary for Frederick von Sturmer, transcribed from the 'Waikato Times', 26 August 1953. This same collection also contains several more family obituaries and a von Sturmer family pedigree chart outlining the descendants of Jakob and Johanna Sturmer (nee Marsel), who emigrated from Frankfurt-on-Oder, Germany, to England in 1749. [Ref. MS 89/230] AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    1953 AWMM
    Age 60 AWMM
    ManurewaManukau City AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Waikato Times, 26 August 1953 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 746 AWMM
    • Papers relating to the von Sturmer family, 1687 - 1974. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-89/230 AWMM
    • Waikato Times AWMM
      Obituary: 26 August 1953 AWMM
    • Hickford, Paul, They Marched to War, 2019, p. 463. Public - Paul - Researcher - 2 May 2021 - Tribute to Bank of New Zealand staff, former staff and members of their family who served in WWI.


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02 May 2021Paul West Auckland, New ZealandResearcher

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