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Frederick William Billows

Image of gravestone at Karori Cemetery provided by Paul Baker December 2012 - No known copyright restrictions

Image of gravestone at Karori Cemetery provided by Paul Baker December 2012 - No known copyright res …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Frederick William AWMM
  • Surname
    Billows AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 14564 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 A. Billows (mother), 15 Halswell Street, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 14564 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 Jeweller/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 April 1940 AWMM
    Age 49 AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Soldiers, Plot 25 YY AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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  • I still have his commissioning and service documents, together with a pair of German binoculars he bought back from overeseas.
    Public - Barry Frederick - Direct descendant - 4 January 2020
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  • I still have his commissioning and service documents, together with a pair of German binoculars he bought back from overeseas.
    Public - Barry Frederick - Direct descendant - 4 January 2020
    Report 

Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
04 January 2020Barry FrederickAuckland, New Zealand Direct descendant

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