James Joseph McMenamin Unknown date of birth - 9 June 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number6/1215 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMChaplain Class III (Major) AWMMNew Zealand Chaplains Department AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 469 - No known copyright restricti … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Joseph AWMM SurnameMcMenamin AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number6/1215 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionCatholicChristian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMThe PresbyteryNew Zealand AWMMUnknown AWMMThe PresbyteryNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMrs Elizabeth McMenamin (mother)Main RoadLower HuttWellingtonNew Zealand AWMMMrs Elizabeth McMenamin (mother)Main RoadLower HuttWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 16 October 1914 AWMMSingle AWMMPre 1 April 1916 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number6/1215 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMLytteltonChristchurchCanterburyNew Zealand AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMHMNZT 4 HMNZT 11 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 16 October 1914 AWMMWW1 AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMHMNZT 49 HMNZT 50 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 1 April 1916Arrived - 1-3 May 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM16 October 1914 AWMMMain Body AWMMNew Zealand Chaplains' Department, Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMMTahiti or Athenic AWMMChaplain Class IV (Captain) AWMMWW1 AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM11th Reinforcements, New Zealand Chaplains' Department AWMMTahiti or Maunganui AWMMChaplain Class IV (Captain) AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMMwhile burying the dead after battle AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMChaplain Class III (Major) AWMMNew Zealand Chaplains Department AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death9 June 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameNieppe Communal CemeteryFrance AWMM Grave referenceCures' vault under Crucifix AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Joseph McMenamin by laying a poppy. James McMenamin James McMenamin James Joseph McMenamin John McMenamin William McMenamin Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Joseph McMenamin Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=10926539Archives NZTe Arara the Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Funeral of Catholic chaplain, and photographhttp://www.teara.govt.nz/en/catholic-church/4/3Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 469 AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM28: 28 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.