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Albert Ridfurd Bunting

Headstone, AR Bunting (35802), Featherston Cemetery, (image supplied by Sam Hodder) - No known copyright restrictions

Headstone, AR Bunting (35802), Featherston Cemetery, (image supplied by Sam Hodder) - No known copyr …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert Ridfurd AWMM
  • Surname
    Bunting AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Albert Rutherford Bunting AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 35802 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1885 AWMM OamaruOtago AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 26 September 1916 AWMM Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Crawford (mother), Otaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 15 February 1917 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Sinai & Palestine AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 35802 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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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 5 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      9 stone 2 pounds AWMM
    • Other, Unknown Period AWMM
      Operated on for hernia, 6 months before enlistment AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      April 1918, hernia AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Embarked for New Zealand Wiltshire 13 March 1919 AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Attested he was working in Tahuna, Thames before enlistment.

    Served as Albert Ridfurd Bunting, registered name is Albert Rutherford Bunting. Attested birth date as 14 August 1886. Moeraki then transfer to Boora at Melbourne for Suez. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    27 July 1955 AWMM
    Age 69 AWMM
    FeatherstonWellington AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Featherston Cemetery, Western Lake Road, Featherston, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • My great grandmothers brother. Remembering
    Public - Phillipa Ann - Other relative - 19 April 2016



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19 April 2016Phillipa AnnChristchurch.NZOther relative

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