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Ernest Gilchrist Laurie

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 407 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 407 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest Gilchrist AWMM
  • Surname
    Laurie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 23/481 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    31 August 1887 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Tuatapere, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    James Laurie (father), Tihaka, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23/481 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 OtagoNew Zealand 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Ernest Laurie was the son of Mrs. Jane G. Laurie. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 October 1918 AWMM
    Age 32 AWMM
    Le CateauFrance AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Naves Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France AWMM IV. A. 9. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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  • My mum was named after you,you were her uncle,she was very proud,even at 89 with dementia,she remembered,her name was Laurie Ernestine Gilchrist Broomhall.
    Public - margaret Linda - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Scadden, J. (2018). Broken branches : New Zealand families who lost three or more children in the Great War. AWMM
      Unpublished papers: family papers AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 407 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
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 October 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher
12 May 2015MarilynWarrington, OtagoOther Relative
12 May 2015Marilyn AgnesWarrington ,OtagoOther Relative
25 April 2015margaret LindaaucklandOther Relative

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