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Sealey Irwin

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 19 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Sealey AWMM
  • Surname
    Irwin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 40006 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 October 1891 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra OtaneHawkes Bay Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Irwin (mother), Otane, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 40006 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Engine driver/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' 11.25" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      175 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 12 February 1917; disembarked Plymouth, England, 2 May 1917, and marched into Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 6 June 1917; joined 1st Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, in the field, 25 June 1917, and posted to 14th Company.


    Found guilty, 20 May 1918, of being absent from fatigue party in Etaples without permission, and remaining absent from 11.30 am till 2.30 pm: deprived of 3 days' pay.
    Discharged to duty, 5 July 1918; marched into NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 6 July 1918.
    Found guilty, 8 July 1918, (1) of breaking out of hospital, (2) being in possession of a Crown & Archor Board, bottled beer, (3) using improper language, (4) striking a Military Policeman in the execution of his duty: awarded 14 days' Field Punishment No 2.
    Joined No 2 NZ Entrenching Bn, 10 July 1918; transferred to 1st Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, 28 July 1918.
    Appointed Lance Corporal, 5 September 1918; promoted Corporal, 7 January 1919.
    On leave to United Kingdom, 8 January 1919.
    Admitted to Tidworth Military Hospital, 23 February 1919 (mumps); discharged to duty, 15 March 1919.
    Commenced return to New Zealand on board HT 'Pakeha', 12 April 1919; discharged, 27 June 1919.
    Total war service: 2 years 226 days (of which 2 years 107 days were abroad)

    Parents: William and Elizabeth Irwin (both b. Ireland) 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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Sources

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