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William Dobson

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Dobson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Bill AWMM
    • Dob AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 35252 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 May 1891 AWMM WarwickQueensland AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 30 September 1916 AWMM 50 Daniel Street, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Dobson (mother), 50 Daniel Street, Newtown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 19 January 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 35252 AWMM
  • Military service
    Territorials AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 foot 8 inches AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      France, 30 October 1917, gun shot wound to head AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Sent to New Zealand 8 August 1918 AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • His father died at Gallipoli. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 August 1967 AWMM
    Age 76 AWMM
    Palmerston NorthManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cremated at Kelvin Grove Cemetery, Palmerston North, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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