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Full Name
Frederick Manning
Rank Last Held
Trooper
Forename(s)
Frederick
Surname
Manning
Also Known As
Fred
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
11/1827
Gender
Male
Date of Birth
1 December 1887
Place of Birth
Auckland, New Zealand
Religion
Anglican
First Known Rank
Trooper
Occupation before Enlistment
Saddler
Next of Kin
Mrs Ada M. Manning (mother), Rye Lane, Paeroa, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
Ormond, Poverty Bay, New Zealand
Physical Description
  • Eye colour: Grey
  • Hair colour: Fair
  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches
  • Complexion: Fair
Military District
Wellington
Body on Embarkation
7th Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Embarkation Date
9 October 1915
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Destination
Suez, Egypt (18 November 1915)
Nominal Roll Number
Vol1
Page on Nominal Roll
481
Wounds and Diseases
Hospitalised several times
Last Unit Served
Wellington Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
Palestine
Date of Death
19 October 1918
Age at Death
32
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Died of malaria
Cemetery Name
Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel
Grave Reference
Z. 28.
Biographical Notes
  • Frederick Manning was the son of Harry and Ada Manning. Fifth child of 10 children.
  • Two sons, brothers, served and died in WW1 Langley Manning (12/402) KIA 1915 and Fred Manning (11/1827) who died of malaria in 1918.
Description of Image
Portrait, standing in front of painted backdrop depicting tents (kindly provided by family)
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
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