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William Hugh Corbett

Group portrait of Mackenzie County soldiers, c.1917. Back row, from left to right: Lance Corporal Arthur George Curtis, Private William Maylen, Private Robert Nelson, Private William Hugh Corbett, Private Adam Corbett. Front row: Rifleman Richard Casey and Private Thomas Nelson. All were from the Cave-Albury-Cricklewood area of the Mackenzie County. Photograph was likely taken in England as most embarked in June 1917 except Robert Nelson who embarked in October. The Nelsons and Corbetts were brothers. Image courtesy of P. Bishop, SCRoll Project, South Canterbury Museum. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.
Group portrait of Mackenzie County soldiers, c.1917. Back ro … Read more

Identity

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    William Hugh AWMM
  • Surname
    Corbett AWMM
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    WWI 51345 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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Civilian life

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    WW1 James Corbett (father), Cricklewood, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM
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Service

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    Army AWMM
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    WWI 51345 AWMM
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    WW1 Unknown AWMM Mailman/Civilian AWMM
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