Date of birth
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Unknown AWMM The Abbey, Queen Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
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Next of kin on embarkation
H. Wells, Ulverstone, Tasmania, Australia AWMM
Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
POW serial number
- Height, WWI AWMM
6' 0" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
164 lb AWMM
Admitted to Sweeper 'Clacton', 18 June 1915 (influenza); transferred to HS 'Devanha', 19 June 1915, and admitted to No 2 Stationary Hospital, Mudros, 20 June 1916. Transferred to 24th Casualty Clearing Station, 21 June 1915; returned to duty, 5 July 1915.
Admitted to 16th Casualty Clearing Station, 9 August 1915 (dysentery), and transferred same day to HS 'Alunia'; transferred to No 1 Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 14 August 1915; to No 3 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, same day.
Invalided to New Zealand on board HMT 'Tofua', 23 September 1915.
Discharged (medically unfit), 16 February 1916. AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Page No: 767 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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