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Claude Herbert Smith

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 6 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 6 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Claude Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Smith AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 31728 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 January 1895 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    23 January 1895 Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - NZEF
  • Place of birth
    Auckland New Zealand Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - NZEF
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    103 newton rd Auckland New Zealand Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - NZEF
  • Post war occupation
    Poultry farmer Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - Ancestry
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • F. Smith (father), 103 Newton Road, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • As above Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - NZEF
  • Relationship status
    Father Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - NZEF

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 31728 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Trentham Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - NZEF
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 Unknown AWMM Salesman/Civilian AWMM
    • 26 July 1916 - 30 April 1918 Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - NZEF
  • Occupation before enlistment
    As above Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - Ancestry
  • Age on enlistment
    21 years Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017 - NZEF

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
    Other, WWI AWMM
    Nature of Injury: Amp. left arm Pension: 30/- Percent of disability: [Not stated] Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): C/o Post Office, Newton, Auckland AWMM

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

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Claude Herbert Smith

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  • Uncle Claude lost his left arm in battle. He never had a prosthesis. He named his stump Bertie. I was seven when he passed away after an illness. I remember him very well. Rest in Peace Uncle Claude. Many thanks for your service for our freedom.
    Public - Gail Patricia - Direct descendant - 25 April 2017
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Military personnel file
    http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=7818497
    Further Reference
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      45: 6 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM

Contributors

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25 April 2017Gail Patricia Brisbane Australia Direct descendant

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