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William Frank White

  • Service number
    • WWI 9/1373 AWMM
    • South African 1898 AWMM
    • South African 5884 AWMM
    • SA War: 1694 & 5834 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • SA War: %th & 8th Contingents; WWI: OMR & NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
    Sergeant Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    William Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    White AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 9/1373 AWMM
    • South African 1898 AWMM
    • South African 5884 AWMM
    • SA War: 1694 & 5834 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    17 May 1880 (actually 1879) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Naseby, Central Otago Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of David Cairns & Kate White Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM 18 Leith Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs J.R. White (wife), 18 Leith Street, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Married AWMM
    • 1903 married Jessie Rebecca BYFORD Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • SA: Transvaal, Naadena, Cape Colony, Orange Free State Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
    • WWI: Egyptian - Gallipoli, Egyptian EF & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • SA War: %th & 8th Contingents; WWI: OMR & NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    • WWI 9/1373 AWMM
    • South African 1898 AWMM
    • South African 5884 AWMM
    • SA War: 1694 & 5834 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Military service
    SA War: 1900-1902; WWI: 1915-1919 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers
    WWI: Trooper > Sergeant Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1901 & 1902 SA War Medals & Clasps
    1914-1915 Star
    British War & Victory Medals
    MiD (Mentioned in Dispatches for Distinguished & Gallant Service & Devotion to Duties - 31 December 1917 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Naseby Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Drainer Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    SA WAR: 1900 = 21yrs; 1902 = 22yrs; WWI: 35yrs (actually 36yrs) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Military record

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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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    4 January 1953 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Waitaki District Council's Cemetery records
  • Age at death
    74yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Waitaki District Council's Cemetery records
  • Place of death
    Kotoamo, Waitaki, Otago Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Waitaki District Council's Cemetery records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Old Oamaru Cemetery, Presbyterian Section Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Waitaki District Council's Cemetery records
  • Grave reference
    Block 208; Plot 94 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 10 February 2016 - Waitaki District Council's Cemetery records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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Contributors

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10 February 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher
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