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William Murdoch McLean

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 49), Page: 3 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 49), Page: 3 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Murdoch AWMM
  • Surname
    McLean AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    William Murdock McLean AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 32795 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    22 March 1889 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    R. McLean (father), Ranfurly, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 32795 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
    WW1 28 July 1916 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    Soldier/Military 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • William McLean was the son of Roderick and Lavina McLean, of Ranfurly, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM
    • My mother was Joyce Mary Burnside , née Allison. I have a photo of her, her mother Lavinia Mary Allison, née McLean, her grandmother Mary McLean and Uncle Happy taken just before he embarked. Mum was about 2 years old. Public - Moira Michelle - Other relative - 25 April 2017 - Family oral
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 November 1917 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Buttes New British Cemetery, Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM XVI. C. 13. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2017Moira MichelleBrisbane,originally RanfurlyOther relative
31 October 2015AWWMAucklandOther

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