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Augustus Henry Whale

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Augustus Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Whale AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 8/3432 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1 March 1890 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 40 Hope Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J.R. Whale (mother), 48 York Place, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 8/3432 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM OtagoNew Zealand 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 4" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      146 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Disembarked Suez, 20 December 1915.
    Joined 2nd Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, and posted to 4th Company, 7 March 1916.
    Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, France, 9 April 1916.
    Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 24 June 1916 (diarrhoea); rejoined Bn, Hoplines, 29 June 1916.
    No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 8 July 1916 (debility), and transferred same day to NZ Division Rest Station; discharged, and rejoined Bn, 10 July 1916.
    Appointed Lance Corporal (unpaid), 25 July 1916.
    Commenced return to New Zealand on board HT 'Paparoa', 1 April 1919; discharged (no longer physically for for War Service on account of wounds received in action), 22 June 1919.
    War service: (of which 3 years 194 days were abroad) AWMM
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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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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
      Page No: 769 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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