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Sydney Herbert Frederick Marsh

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 41), Page: 35 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 41), Page: 35 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Sydney Herbert Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Marsh AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 25774 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 January 1896 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui 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. Marsh (mother), Leamington, Cambridge, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25774 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 Farm hand/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' 9" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      140 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Admitted to Wairarapa Hospital from Trentham Camp, 5 July 1916 (influenza).
    War service: Western Front
    Embarked Wellington, 23 September 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 18 November 1916, and marched in to Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 7 January 1917.
    Attached to NZ Tunnelling Company, 24 February 1917.
    Joined 4th Bn, NZ Rifle Brigade, in the field, 26 June 1917, and posted to C Company.
    Appointed Company Cook, 22 September 1917.
    On leave to United Kingdom, 18 January 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 4 February 1918.
    Admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 27 March 1918 (pyrexia, unknown origin), and transferred same day to No 3 Canadian Stationary Hospital; to No 20 General Hospital, 29 March 1918; to Convalescent Depot, 30 March 1918; to No 11 Convalescent Depot, Buchy, 2 April 1918; to Base Depot, Etaples, 6 June 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 27 September 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Tilbury on board HMNZT 'Pakeha', 12 April 1919; disembarked Wellington, 30 May 1919; discharged, 27 June 1919.
    Total war service: 3 years 29 days (of which 2 years 248 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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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      41: 35 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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