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Ernest Edward James Hollis

Group shot of 26th Mounted Rifles, NZ Expeditionary Forces. 1917. Trooper Maurice Davis (s/n 43189) of third row, right hand side.  Image kindly provided by family. Image has no known copyrigh restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ernest Edward James AWMM
  • Surname
    Hollis AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 43153 AWMM
    • WWII 819450 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    17 November 1887 Public - Alison - Other relative - 9 October 2017 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Wakefield, Nelson, New Zealand Public - Alison - Other relative - 9 October 2017 - NZ Births Index
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A. Hollis (wife), Manse Road, Blenheim, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Married Public - Alison - Other relative - 9 October 2017 - Military Personnel File

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Butcher/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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Moeraki then transhipped to "Port Lincoln" at Sydney for Suez. AWMM
    • Married Charlotte "Agnes" Eileena Boon at Wm Boon's residence, Manse Rd, Blenheim, 29 Dec 1909. Public - Alison - Other relative - 9 October 2017 - Family papers

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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  • Rip Great Grand dad from your great grand son Scott william Hollis
    Public - Scott william - Other Relative - 10 May 2015

Sources

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10 May 2015Scott williamChristchurchOther Relative
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