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Victor Emiel Adolph

Portrait of Second Lieutenant Victor Emiel Adolph, Auckland Weekly News, 18 April 1918. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19180418-41-2. Image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Victor Emiel AWMM
  • Surname
    Adolph AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 13/225 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    WaihouWaikato AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Kaipara Flats, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 W.C.E. Adolph, Farmer, Kaipara Flats, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1918 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Egyptian Expeditionary Force (EEF) AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/225 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of W.G.E. and S.J. Adolph, of Kaipara Flats, North Auckland. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 March 1918 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    PalestineMiddle East AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Damascus Commonwealth War Cemetery, Syria AWMM C 116 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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  • rest in peace great uncle victor,I intend to come and find you and visit battle sites
    Public - roger frederick - Other Relative - 21 April 2015

Sources

Sources

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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: 5 AWMM
    • McDonald, W. (2001). Honours and awards to the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Great War, 1914-1918. Napier, N.Z.: Helen McDonald. AWMM
      p.8 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

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23 November 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher
21 April 2015roger frederickkaikohe nzOther Relative
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