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Roderick Charles McIver

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 15 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 15 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Roderick Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    McIver AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6/4106 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    13 April 1892 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra WaikaiaSouthland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs R. McIver (mother), Waikaia Post-office, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/4106 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
      , received at the Battle of the Somme AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 9.25" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      160 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Roderick McIver was the son of Roderick and Annie McIver, of Waikaia, Southland, New Zealand.

    Embarked Wellington, 4 March 1916; disembarked Suez, 10 April 1916.
    Embarked Port Said to join the British Expeditionary Force, France, 13 April 1916; joined 2nd Bn. Canterbury Infantry Regiment, Armentieres, 18 May 1916.
    Wounded in action, (gun shot wound, left side of chest), and admitted to 45th Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to 16th General Hospital, Le Treport, 17 September 1916.
    Died of wounds, 6 October 1916.

    Parents: Roderick and Annie McIver, Waikaia, Southland

    Parents: James and Ann McIVER (both b. Scotland) AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    6 October 1916 AWMM
    Age 24 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, Seine-Maritime, France AWMM I. J. 4. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
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  • To my great uncle Roderick Charles McIver

    I will one day visit your grave at Mt. Huron to honour the sacrifice you made on behalf of your family and all those who bravely fought and died beside you. Something that your mother was never able to do.

    Your great niece
    Public - Karen - Other relative - 25 April 2020



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25 April 2020KarenNew ZealandOther relative
03 August 2016AllanRotoruaResearcher

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