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Martin O'Brien

  • Service number
    WWI 4/116A AWMM
  • Also known as
    Mat, Matt Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - personal contact
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 37), Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 37), Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Martin AWMM
    • Martin Philip Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - family papers, obituary
  • Surname
    O'Brien AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Mat, Matt Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - personal contact
  • Service number
    WWI 4/116A AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • male Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - military file, personal contact
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    RC Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - military file, personal contact

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1891 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    1891 Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - military file, obituary
  • Place of birth
    Pahiatua, NZ Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - obituary, daughter's recollection
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    16 North St, Tywardreath, Par, Cornwall, England Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - military file
  • Post war occupation
    Invalid Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - personal contact
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs E.L. O'Brien (wife), 16 North Street, Tywardreath Par, Cornwall, England AWMM
    • Mrs E.L. O'Brien (wife), 16 North Street, Tywardreath Par, Cornwall, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 26 July 1916 AWMM Married AWMM
    • Pre 13 June 1918 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Gallipoli, France Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - military file
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 4/116A AWMM
  • Military service
    28 September 1914 to 15 October 1918 Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - military file
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    He was not a bishop Public - Edward John - Direct descendant - 31 July 2017 - personal contact
  • 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
  • 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • The ulima-roarer : a collection of wails & fishy stories, etc., from the Indian Ocean. (1916). [Indian Ocean]: [15th Reinforcements]. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      37: 29 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      85: 14 AWMM

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31 July 2017JohnTaupo, NZDirect descendant

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