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Donald Liddle Nairn

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 52), Page: 10 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Donald Liddle AWMM
  • Surname
    Nairn AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 38059 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    14 October 1896 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra ElthamTaranaki Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Liddle Nairn (father), Eltham, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 38059 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 Farmer/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' 3.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      140 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 19 January 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 27 March 1917.
    Posted to 3rd Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade, 24 April 1917.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 28 May 1917.
    Wounded in action, 4 October 1917 (high explosive wound, left buttock), and admitted to 44th Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to 5th Casualty Clearing Station, 5 October 1917 ('very extensive wound of hip and loss of muscle'); admitted to 8th General Hospital, 8 October 1917 (wound: severe); transferred to England, and admitted to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst, 12 October 1917.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Avonmouth on board HS 'Marama', 21 November 1917; discharged, 19 March 1918 (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of wounds received in action).
    Total war service: 1 year 155 days (of which 344 days were abroad)

    Parents: Liddle (b. Feilding) and Willow Harrison (b. England) NAIRN 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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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      52: 10 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM

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18 September 2018ShirleyNew Plymouth Direct descendant
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