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Full Name
Bernard Dabell
Rank Last Held
Sergeant
Forename(s)
Bernard
Surname
Dabell
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
9/690
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Sergeant
Next of Kin
Mrs Alice Mary Dabell (wife), 22 Sarah Street, Timaru, New Zealand
Marital Status
Married
Enlistment Address
Waimate Valley, New Zealand
Military District
Canterbury
Body on Embarkation
2nd Reinforcements
Embarkation Unit
Otago Mounted Rifles
Embarkation Date
14 December 1914
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Verdala or Willochra or Knight of the Garter
Destination
Suez, Egypt
Nominal Roll Number
Vol1
Page on Nominal Roll
171
Campaigns
Gallipoli
Last Unit Served
Otago Mounted Rifles
Place of Death
At sea, HMHS Franconia ex Gallipoli
Date of Death
24 August 1915
Age at Death
27
Year of Death
1915
Cause of Death
Died of wounds
Memorial Name
Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey
Memorial Reference
72
Biographical Notes
Son of Charles and Mary Dabell, of Blackgang, Isle of Wight, England; husband of Alice May Dabell. Member of the Legion of Frontiersmen.
Description of Image
Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1915
Archives NZ source
Sources Used
  • Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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