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Benjamin Gemmell

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 26 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 31), Page: 26 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Benjamin AWMM
  • Surname
    Gemmell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 16/1501 AWMM
    • WWII 2/20b/147 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
    Henry Gemmell (brother), Wairoa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 January 1969 Public Source
  • Date of death
    19 January 1969 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 28 August 2015 - Wairoa District Council's Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    82 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 28 August 2015 - Wairoa District Council's Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Wairoa, HB, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 28 August 2015 - Wairoa District Council's Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Wairoa Cemetery, Wairoa Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 28 August 2015 - Wairoa District Council's Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    CE ID: 020401C; Plot 1; Row 1; GIS Plot No: 1563 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 28 August 2015 - Wairoa District Council's 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
  • References
    • 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: 26 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
28 August 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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