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Alfred George Vince

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 38), Page: 18 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 38), Page: 18 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred George AWMM
  • Surname
    Vince AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 22141 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    27 August 1889 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Vince (wife), 17 Hawkestone Crescent, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 22141 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 Chef/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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' 6" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      147 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Dunedin, 21 August 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 25 October 1916, marched in to Sling Camp and posted to 1st Otago Company, 4th Reserve Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment.
    Apppointed Temporary Cook, 1st Otago Company, 4th Reserve Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, and entitled to extra pay.
    Found guilty, 23 May 1917, of overstaying pass from 2320 hours, 20 May 1917, until 1200 hours, 21 May 1917; forfeited 2 days' pay and to forfeited 2 days' pay by Royal Warrant.
    Admitted to No 3 NZ General Hospital, Codford, 8 October 1917 (scabies) and relinquished appointment of Cook; discharged to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 12 October 1917; marched out from NZ Command Depot, Codford, marched in to 4th Reserve Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, Sling Camp, 15 November 1917; reappointed Cook on marching in 4th Reserve Bn.
    Relieved of appointment of cook, 12 February 1918.

    Marched in to Otago Infantry Regiment, Sling Camp, 30 May 1918.
    Marched in to NZ Machine Gun Corps, Grantham, 5 June 1918.
    Found guilty, 28 August 1918, of overstaying leave from midnight, 26 August 1918, until 1300 hours, 26 August 1918; awarded 14 days' confined to barracks and forfeited 1 day's pay by Royal Warrant.
    Marched out from Grantham and proceeded overseas to France, 1 October 1918; marched in to NZ Machine Gun Corps Base Depot, Camiers, 3 October 1918.
    Joined Bn and posted to C Company, 10 October 1918.
    Detached to United Kingdom, March 1919.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Tilbury on board 'Pakeha', 12 April 1919; disembarked Wellington, 30 May 1919; discharged, 27 June 1919.
    Total war service: 3 years 55 days (of which 2 years 284 days were abroad). AWMM
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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



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  • Thank you for the Chocolate Enclairs and the great family history lessons
    Public - Glenda Maree - Direct descendant - 28 March 2017
  • Its your granddaughter Michelle, I have never thanked you for bringing us kids up while our parents worked. it was a tough childhood but I don't think it did us too much harm at the end of the day. Thanks, we did all get there.
    Public - Michelle - Direct descendant - 23 April 2016



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28 March 2017Glenda MareeStawell, AustraliaDirect descendant
23 April 2016Michelle Hastings New ZealandDirect descendant

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