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Robert Frank Langley

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Headstone of Driver Robert Frank Langley (13/826). Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. New Zealand War Graves Trust (BEBC0201). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Driver Robert Frank Langley (13/826). Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaa …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Frank AWMM
  • Surname
    Langley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 13/826 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 November 1892 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Kawhia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Arthur C. Langley (father), Kawhia, via Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/826 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 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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Robert Langley was the son of Arthur Edward and Rewa Helen Langley, of Titoki, Kawhia, New Zealand. Also served at Gallipoli. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM XII. D. 16. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • Thinking of you Bob and the entire whanau, particularly your Mum, Rewa, and Dad, Arthur, and your sisters, Georgie (my great grandmother), Eda, Tata and Donnie.... I was very fortunate to meet Auntie Eda and Auntie Tata and they spoke of you and Hughie. You are often thought of. I am so glad yougot to meet up with John (Jack), Vera and Alison. I know they adored you. Much love, Leigh
    Public - Leigh - Other relative - 12 November 2018
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 405 AWMM
    • The Fields of Remembrance Trust: Brothers Field, Auckland Museum (Armistice, 2018) AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 5: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

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12 November 2018LeighHaruruOther relative

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