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Walter Thomas Moles

Photograph of No. 2 Platoon, G Company (New Zealand Rifle Brigade), 20th Reinforcements, pausing for a break on the testing Route March from the Featherston Training Camp to Trentham Military Camp (about 40 km) for their pre-embarkation Musketry Course and overseas deployment additional kit issues. Likely date October/November 1916. If you can identify any of the soldiers in this image, please contact Online Cenotaph staff. Image kindly provided by Noel Taylor (August 2018). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Photograph of No. 2 Platoon, G Company (New Zealand Rifle Brigade), 20th Reinforcements, pausing for …


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    Walter Thomas AWMM
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    Moles AWMM
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    WWI 30965 AWMM
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    Male AWMM
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    19 August 1885 AWMM LondonEngland AWMM
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    WW1 Mrs W.T. Moles (wife), North Road, Amberley, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
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    Army AWMM
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    WWI 30965 AWMM
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    Numerous promotions thru to Sergeant Public - Pauline Marilyn - Child - 20 April 2020 - military files
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    31 Public - Pauline Marilyn - Child - 20 April 2020 - family papers


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    1 August 1967 Military Personnel File
    ChristchurchCanterbury Military Personnel File
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20 April 2020Pauline Marilyn PREBBLETONChild
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