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Percy Thomas Fromm

  • Service number
    WWI 16/1403 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Rifle Brigade & 4th NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Records
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 25 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 25 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Percy Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Fromm AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1403 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1 Nov 1892 (also given as 1 Nov 1891) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    • NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record
    • Inglewood, Taranaki, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military record
  • Birth notes
    son of Alfred Anton & Sophia Alice FROMM Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Cheesman Road, Kaiti, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
    • Farmer at Nimosa Downs, Walton, Waikato Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record
    • Linotyper in Wellington Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Death Record
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    A.A. Fromm (father), Peel Street, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    single
    1929 married Ruth Hazel WILD Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record & Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian EF & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Records
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Rifle Brigade & 4th NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Records
  • Service number
    WWI 16/1403 AWMM
  • Military service
    1915-1919, 1924-1930: NZ Territorials Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Records
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Linotype operator/Civilian AWMM
    • 25 June 1915 at Gisborne
      10 Oct 1915 at Trentham
      12 Oct 1915 at Inglewood Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment
    23yrs 7mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record

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
    2nd Lieutenant Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
    11 December 1937 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Wellington Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    46yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Wellington Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Wellington, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Wellington Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
    Cancer Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Wellington Cemetery Records
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Karori Cemetery Welllington Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Wellington Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Section: Soldiers; Plot: 12 OO; Record Number: 89551 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 27 March 2016 - Wellington Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • HMNZT 52.The bugle call of the 12th NZ Reinforcements : being the souvenir number of The Mokoia chronicle.(1916). On board ship: Published on board H.M.N.Z. Transport no. 52 "S.S. Mokoia". AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      31: 25 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

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27 March 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher
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