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Eric Percy Greenwood

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 72), Page: 23 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 72), Page: 23 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Eric Percy AWMM
  • Surname
    Greenwood AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 54684 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Irene Greenwood (sister), 158 Bridge Street, Nelson, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 54684 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Farmer/Civilian 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Cecil and Annie Greenwood, of Murgon, Queensland, Australia

      The Official History, records that Private Greenwood was first buried in an isolated grave 8 and 3/4 miles S.E. of Valenciennes, France. AWMM
    • Brother of (1) Trooper Gascoyne Cecil Greenwood NZEF Service 13/1034 of the Auckland Mounted Rifles NZEF - who died of wounds 2 December 1915 - at Gallipoli, Turkey.

      Also brother of (2) Lieutenant Roy Harry Greenwood - served Australian forces (AIF) Regimental service # 72; Born Ashburton, New Zealand. Enlisted 30 April 1915 at Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (aged 18 years). Served France & Belgium. Wounded in action multiple times. Returned to Australia - on 18 January 1919 - aboard HT 'Ulysses'. Died at Sydney, Australia in 1970. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 December 2016 - Military File of Lieutenant Roy Harry Greenwood AIF : National Archives of Australia : Item ref # B2455 Greenwood R.H.
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 November 1918 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    Le QuesnoyFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cross Roads Cemetery, Fontaine-au-Bois, Nord, France AWMM II. F. 19. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
14 January 2018ElizabethUKOther relative
22 December 2016JeniferWairarapa New Zealand.Researcher
21 December 2016AllanRotoruaResearcher
12 August 2015johnauckland new zealandOther

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