We remember Maurice William Campbell Sprott

We remember Maurice William Campbell Sprott

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Timeline

Timeline

1885
birth New Zealand Source:9185872 1885
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9185952 1916
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:9185952 February 1917
1917
service British Army Captain Adjutant Norfolk Regiment 9th Battalion Source:9185952 March 1917
1917
service British Army Captain Norfolk Regiment 9th Battalion Source:9185952 1917
1918
death Killed in Action Died at the very beginning of the great German advance, Operation Michael. He was commanding a company in the front line. Lagnicourt France Source:7091260 Source:9185952 21st March 1918
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Bay 3 Source:9185865

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Maurice William Campbell
Initials MWC
Last Name Sprott
Source 7091260
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Norfolk Regiment 9th Battalion Captain Adjutant
British Army Norfolk Regiment 9th Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Bishop of Wellington NZ father

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
New Zealand in the Great War 1914-1918 Transcription Anne1202
New Zealand WW1 Soldiers Transcription Anne1202

External Evidence

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The Fallen Anne1202

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