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Alan Wilson

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 7 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 7 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alan AWMM
  • Surname
    Wilson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 38097 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    6 Auggust 1897 Public - Erina - Other relative - 15 January 2016 - New Zealand Birth Registration Index - 1897/13408
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Poultry Farmer Public - Erina - Other relative - 15 January 2016 - Coroners Report
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    David Wilson (father), P.O. Box 12, Ormondville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Alan married Ella Murray REESE on the 24/4/1924. Tragically Alan died on the 9/2/1925 at Fendalton, Christchurch to a gunshot wound to the head. Coroners report appears in The Press 14/2/1925 page 2 Public - Erina - Other relative - 15 January 2016 - Personal Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 38097 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 Factory Assistant/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' 6.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      145 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 16 February 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 2 May 1917, and marched in to Sling Camp, and reverted to the ranks.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 21 June 1917; joined 3rd Bn, Auckland Infantry Regiment, in the field, 6 July 1917.
    Admitted to 4th NZ Field Ambulance, 13 July 1917 (diarrhoea); transferred to 9th Australian Field Ambulance, 16 July 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 23 July 1917.
    Detached to 1st Australian Tunnelling Company, 18 January 1918.
    Joined 1st Bn, NZ Rifle Brigade, and posted to D Company, 22 February 1918.
    Admitted to 3rd NZ Field Ambulance, 9 March 1918 (diarrhoea); rejoined Bn, 21 March 1918.
    Admitted to 1st NZ Field Ambulance, 3 April 1918 (not yet diagnosed), and transferred to 3rd Casualty Clearing Station; to 26th General Hospital, Etaples, 5 April 1918; to 6th Convalescent Depot, 16 April 1918; to Base Depot, 11 May 1918.
    Classified 'C' class by NZ Standing Medical Board, 25 July 1918.
    Detached to United Kingdom, 1 August 1918.
    Classified 'Unfit' and placed on NZ Roll, 10 August 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Liverpool on board HT 'Remuera', 7 November 1918; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service), 18 February 1919.
    War service: 2 years 146 days (of which 1 year 249 days was abroad)

    Death by suicide

    Parents: David (b. Scotland) and Elizabeth (b. Ireland) WILSON 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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15 January 2016ErinaNew ZealandOther relative

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