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Gilbert Frank Brake

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Gilbert Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    Brake AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10995 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J. Brake (father), Pakotai, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10995 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/Civilian AWMM
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  • 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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  • He was the son of James & Mary BRAKE (nee Garr), from Pakotai. In 1927, he married Evangeline Gladys CUTFORTH and they lived in Whangarei. They had two daughters – Margaret & Annette. Public - Sandra - Researcher - 10 November 2018 - Waipu Museum

Death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    24 June 1973 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 10 November 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Age at death
    84 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 10 November 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Place of death
    Whangarei Public - Sandra - Researcher - 10 November 2018 - Waipu Museum
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Maunu Cemetery Public - Sandra - Researcher - 10 November 2018 - Whangarei District Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    RSA Block Ten Plot 381 Public - Sandra - Researcher - 10 November 2018 - Whangarei District Council Online Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
    BRAKE, Gilbert Frank. (Regtl No. 10995, NZRB, veteran First World War), On June 24, 1973 at Whangarei, loved husband of Eva (13 Grey St, Whangarei), and loved father and father-in-law of Margaret & Alec Hutchinson (New Plymouth) and Annette & Munro Wilson (Whangarei) and adored Poppa of Richard, Tim & Ian and Judy Sandra & Marilyn; in his 85th year. Fondly remembered. Private service tomorrow (Tuesday), prior to cremation. No flowers by request.
    BRAKE, Gilbert Frank. On June 24, 1973 dearly beloved brother-in-law of Lila Cutforth. Greatly missed. Public - Sandra - Researcher - 10 November 2018 - Waipu Museum
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10 November 2018SandraWaipuResearcher
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