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Robert John Holms

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Portrait of Robert John Holms 10/4119. Image kindly provided by the Holms family (January 2020). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Robert John Holms 10/4119. Image kindly provided by the Holms family (January 2020). Ima …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert John AWMM
  • Surname
    Holms AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/4119 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 September 1888 AWMM MastertonWairarapa AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Dannevirke AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 A.C. Holms (brother), Featherston, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/4119 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 14 December 1915 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    Shepherd/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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Next of Kin is listed as A.G Holmes in the Nominal Roll AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    16 November 1929 AWMM
    DannevirkeManawatu-Wanganui 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

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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