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Gascoyne Cecil Greenwood

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 283 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 283 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gascoyne Cecil AWMM
  • Surname
    Greenwood AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 13/1034 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 May 1887 AWMM United KingdomEurope AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Opotiki Post-office, Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Eric Percy Greenwood (brother), Opotiki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/1034 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 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of Mr. and Mrs. C. D. Greenwood, of Murgon, Queensland, Australia AWMM
    • Grand-son of Mr John Greenwood of Nelson.

      Brother of Private Eric Percy Greenwood, NZEF service # 54684, of the NZ Machine Gun Section (Specialist Company), 30th Reinforcements, NZEF - who was killed in action - on 4 November 1918 - during the battle, by New Zealand troops, for the liberation of the French town of Le Quesnoy. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 22 December 2016 - Military file of Private Eric Percy Greenwood : AWMM
    • 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 B2455 Greenwood R.H.
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About death

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  • Death
    2 December 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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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
      Vol1: 283 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM


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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
12 July 2021Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
14 January 2018ElizabethUKOther relative
22 December 2016JeniferWairarapa New Zealand.Researcher

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