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Clarence Lausdown Simpson

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 22 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 45), Page: 22 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • Clarence Lausdown AWMM
    • Clarence Lansdown Public - Michelle - Direct descendant - 1 October 2020 - Please correct the spelling of his name, He was my great grandfather,
  • Surname
    Simpson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Clarence Landsdowne AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI MB1865 AWMM
    • WWI 1865 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 July 1897 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mr Simpson (father), Balmoral, Saint Heliers Bay, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 10 November 1916 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Motor Mechanic/Military 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Promoted to Chief Motor Mechanic 1 December 1917

    Palmer recruit enlisted in Auckland 1916 - gave oral history. Served in RN Coastal forces in Motor Launches - reported as serving in ML 487 in September 1918

    HMML 427, HMML 487 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

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    National Archives (UK). Military History resources.
    http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/militaryhistory/?WT.ac=MHhomepage
    Sources Used
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      45: 22 AWMM
    • McEwan, J. (1995). Auckland Rockies : a history of Auckland's Naval Reserves from 1858-1995. Auckland, N.Z.: Pyramid Press. AWMM

Contributors

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01 October 2020MichelleOpotiki New ZealandDirect descendant

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