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Alfred William Gawler

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 62), Page: 35 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 62), Page: 35 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alfred William AWMM
  • Surname
    Gawler AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 3613 AWMM
    • 49520 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 8 April 1879 Noel Smith Research Project
    • 8 April 1879 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    8 April 1879 Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Military Personal File
  • Place of birth
    Carterton Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Military Personal File
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Maungakaramea Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Military Personal File
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    H.J. Gawler (father), Pohangina, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Single Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Military Personal File

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    WWI - Western Europe Public - David - Other relative - 29 April 2021 - Military Personnel File
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 3613 AWMM
    • 49520 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers
    17 SEP 1917, joined 3rd Battalion, N.Z. Rifle Brigade (in France) Public - David - Other relative - 29 April 2021 - Military Personnel File

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 Farmer/Civilian AWMM
    • WWI - 8 FEB 1917 - Enlisted Public - David - Other relative - 29 April 2021 - Military Personnel File
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Farmer Public - David - Other relative - 29 April 2021 - Military Personnel File
  • Age on enlistment
    WWI - 37 Public - David - Other relative - 29 April 2021 - Military Personnel File

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Rifleman Public - David - Other relative - 29 April 2021 - Military Personnel File

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Father was named Harry James Gawler. AWMM
    • Alfred William was the second son of Harry James and Louisa Charlotte Gawler of Pohangina. Alfred never married, nor had any children. Public - David - Other relative - 18 April 2021 - Family history research

Death

About death

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  • Death
    31 July 1972 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 94 AWMM
  • Date of death
    31 July 1972 Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Cemetery Files
  • Age at death
    • 92 Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Cemetery Files
    • 93 Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Cemetery Files
  • Place of death
    Whangarei Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Cemetery Files
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Maunu Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Maunu Cemetery, Whangarei Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Cemetery Files
  • Grave reference
    RSA Block Seventeen Plot 674 Public - Sam - Researcher - 22 October 2017 - Cemetery Files
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      62: 35 AWMM
    • Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war : history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 and information on all members of the 10 New Zealand contingents. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

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29 April 2021DavidAucklandOther relative
22 October 2017SamHamiltonResearcher

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