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Matthew Holmes

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Matthew AWMM
  • Surname
    Holmes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Mathew AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23176 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
    Mrs Emily Ann Holmes (mother), 605 Queen Street, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23176 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of John and Emily Ann Holmes, of 705 Queen Street East, Hastings. Mathew on CWG AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 August 1918 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    BapaumeFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Vaulx Hill Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM I. A. 10. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Contribute › To Matthew, Faithfully remembered year by year by the Mitchell Family (Great Uncle of Jennifer Mitchell, Great Great Uncle of Magnus Mitchell and Alexandra Mitchell). May you rest in peace.
    Public - Magnus Mitchell - Other relative - 17 April 2016

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17 April 2016Magnus Mitchell Egham, Surrey, England, United KingdomOther relative
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