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William Crimmins

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  • Service number
    WWI 62267 AWMM
  • Also known as
    • Bill AWMM
    • Willie AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Photograph of William (Bill) Crimmins, 30th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment. Image kindly provided by Judith Crimmins (January 2020). Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Photograph of William (Bill) Crimmins, 30th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment. Image kind …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William AWMM
  • Surname
    Crimmins AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Bill AWMM
    • Willie AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 62267 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 March 1897 AWMM WaihiWaihi AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 M.E. Crimmins (father), Devon Street, Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 62267 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 1917 AWMM Electrician/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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7" AWMM
    • Eye colour, WWI AWMM
      Blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, WWI AWMM
      Brown AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

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  • Death
    12 August 1952 AWMM
    PaeroaHauraki District AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Pukerimu Cemetery Paeroa Hauraki District New Zealand AWMM Paeroa RSA Block, Lot 15 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    New Zealand Herald; August 1952 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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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
      72: 11 AWMM
    • Cenotaph data entry form AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 5: Includes portrait AWMM

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15 January 2020JudithNew ZealandDirect descendant
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