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Robert James Ashley Dalley

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 33), Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 33), Page: 5 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert James Ashley AWMM
  • Surname
    Dalley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 24426 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 March 1893 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra West OxfordCanterbury Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Dalley (mother), 36 Onepu Road, Kilbirnie, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24426 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 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      154 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • War service: admitted to No 17 General Hospital, Alexandria, 11 October 1915 (enteric); transferred to Convalescent Camp, Port Said, 13 December 1915.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Suez on board 'Willochra', 26 December 1915; discharged, 5 May 1916.
    Re-enlisted 17 May 1916.
    Embarked Wellington, 31 May 1916; awarded 7 days' detention, at sea (no further details recorded); disembarked Devonport, 26 July 1916, and marched in to Sling Camp.
    Embarked for France with NZ Field Artillery, 3 October 1916; posted to Divisional Ammunition Column, in the field, 13 October 1916.
    Appointed Shoeing Smith, 13 October 1916; relinquished appointment, 2 April 1917.
    Appointed Shoeing Smith, 4 April 1917. Posted to 3rd Battery, 5 April 1917.
    Admitted to 13th Australian Field Ambulance, 18 July 1917 (pleuradyma), and thence to 4th Australian Field ambulance and Divisional Rest Station, 18 July 1917; discharged to duty, 26 July 1917.
    Admitted to 3rd NZ Field Ambulance, 23 August 1917 (myalgia), and transferred same day to Casualty Clearing Station,; to 54th General Hospital, 24 August 1917; to 13th General Hospital, Boulogne, 28 August 1917; to England, 3 September 1917, and admitted to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 4 September 1917 (trench fever).
    Found guilty, 23 October 1917, of when on Active Service being absent without leave, 8.30 pm, 21 October, to 8.30 pm, 22 October 1917: awarded loss of 2 days' gross pay, and forfeited an additional 2 days' pay under Royal Warrant.
    Transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 19 December 1917; to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 13 February 1918.
    On Command at NZ Soldiers' Club, London, 16 April 1918. Admitted to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 27 June 1918; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 24 September 1918; discharged on furlough, 18 December 1918, to report to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 2 January 1919.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Portsmouth on board SS 'Raranga', 11 March 1919; disembarked Newport, Nova Scotia, Canada, 25 March 1919; re-embarked 29 March 1919;
    discharged, 13 October 1919 (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of illness contracted on Active Service).
    Total war service: 5 years 51 days (of which 4 years 75 days were abroad). AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • 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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Sources

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