We remember Robert William Alfred Leslie Holmes

We remember Robert William Alfred Leslie Holmes

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Melbourne Australia Source:8893923 28th December 1886
1914
enlistment Trentham New Zealand Source:8893923 17th December 1914
1915
employment CommercialTraveller for G Dale & Co of London G Dale and Co of London New Zealand Source:8893923 1915
1915
service New Zealand Expeditionary Force QM-Serjeant 9/935 Canterbury Infantry Regiment New Zealand Pioneer Battalion Source:8893923 1915
1917
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8893923 October 1917
1918
employment Salesman New Zealand Source:8893923 1918
1919
events NZ Territorials Officer Reserves Reserves New Zealand Source:8893923 1919
marriage Eva Source:8893923
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8893923
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8893923
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8893923
location PO Box 574 Dunedin New Zealand away from home address Source:8893877
1935
death Wellington New Zealand Source:8893874 8th August 1935
burial Karori Cemetery, CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Wellington New Zealand Source:8893923

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert William Alfred Leslie
Initials RWAL
Last Name Holmes,
Source 8893923
First Names Alfred Leslie
Initials AL
Last Name Holmes,
Source 8893923
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
PO Box 574 Dunedin New Zealand away from home address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
New Zealand Expeditionary Force 9/935 Canterbury Infantry Regiment New Zealand Pioneer Battalion QM-Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Julia mother
Robert Holmes father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eva wife
Religion
DateReligionSource
Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
New Zealand in the Great War 1914-1918 Transcription Susan26537
New Zealand WW1 Soldiers Transcription Susan26537

External Evidence

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Auckland Museum Susan26537

Multimedia

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Gravestone of QM-Sgt Holmes Susan26537
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Military Medal Susan26537
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Karori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand Susan26537

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