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Albert Frederick Connelly

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 62), Page: 20 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 62), Page: 20 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Albert Frederick AWMM
  • Surname
    Connelly AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 45994 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 3 November 1893 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra DalefieldHawkes Bay Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • 2 November 1917 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A. Connelly (mother), Churcher Street, Feilding, 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 45994 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 Shearer/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' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      135 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 26 April 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 10 July 1917, and marched into Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 5 September 1917; marched into NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 9 September 1917; joined 3rd Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, in the field, and posted to 14th Company, 8 October 1917.
    Reported missing in action, 12 October 1917; subsequently confirmed wounded in action, 12 October 1917 (contusions, back: severe), and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred same day to 44th Casualty Clearing Station; to 13th General Hospital, Wimereux, 14 October 1917; to England, 19 October 1917, and admitted same day to Tooting Military Hospital, London; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 10 November 1917.
    Classified 'Unfit' by Medical Board, 23 May 1918 (date unclear), and placed on NZ Roll
    Found guilty, 21 June 1918, NZ Discharge Depot, Torquay, of smoking in bedroom: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks and forfeited 3 days' pay.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Plymouth, 24 August 1918; discharged, 3 November 1918.
    Total war service: 1 year 272 days (of which 1 year 164 days was abroad)

    John Patrick and Amelia Connelly (both b. Rangiora) AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 January 1979 AWMM
    Age 61 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Martinborough Cemetery, Martinborough, South Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM Services Block 2, Plot 69 AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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