condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white

Gordon Henry Ralph Funnell

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 15 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 15 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gordon Henry Ralph AWMM
  • Surname
    Funnell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 25/386 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Birth
    15 January 1886 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    15 January 1886 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 June 2018 - Military File
  • Place of birth
    Nelson Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 June 2018 - Military File
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Kimbolton, Manawatu. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 June 2018 - Military File
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • H.R. Funnell (father), Manurewa, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • His father later moved to Mahoenui, Te Kuiti. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 June 2018 - Military File
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25/386 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

Contribute ›

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Carpenter employed at Kimbolton, Manawatu District. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 June 2018 - Military File
  • Age on enlistment
    28 years. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 June 2018 - Military File

Embarkations

Contribute ›

Prisoner of war

Contribute ›
  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • Served Egypt (1916) and France (1916).
    Wounded in action - 12 July 1916 - at the Somme, France.
    Invalided home to New Zealand.
    Discharged from the NZEF 10 January 1918. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 16 June 2018 - Military File.

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • 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

Contribute ›
  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

Remember Gordon Henry Ralph Funnell by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Gordon Henry Ralph Funnell

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›
  • External links
  • References
    • Blast : the magazine of the Third Battalion of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade. John Long Ltd. ; [On board ship] : [H.M.N.Z.T. No. 42, Ulimaroa] AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      24: 15 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. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
    • The D3 : the unofficial squeal of D Company 3rd Battalion N.Z.R.B. Magazine of troops on board H.M.N.Z.T. No. 42, 'Ulimaroa'. AWMM

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
16 June 2018JeniferWairarapaResearcher
23 April 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher

The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

Creative Commons LicenseOnline Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.