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Ralph Burtenshaw Smith

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 16), Page: 12 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 16), Page: 12 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ralph Burtenshaw AWMM
  • Surname
    Smith AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 26/141 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 January 1887 AWMM NapierHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs C. Smith (mother), care of Mrs Collins, Kohimarama, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 26/141 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
  • 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

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
    11 January 1976 Military Personnel File
    Age 88 AWMM
    WanganuiManawatu-Wanganui Military Personnel File
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Aramoho Cemetery, Aramoho, Whanganui AWMM Plot 391, Rose Garden AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Ralph Burtenshaw Smith by laying a poppy.

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  • Brother of Eric Edward Smith 10/515, Frank Smith 10/2767 and Herman Merrivale Smith 26/1708. Ralph and Eric returned from the war, however Frank and Herman were killed in action at the Somme two weeks apart.
    Public - Amanda Jane - Direct descendant - 11 April 2016
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      16: 12 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. 4: Includes portrait AWMM

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11 April 2016Amanda JaneAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant
02 March 2016AllanRotoruaResearcher

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