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James Joseph McMenamin

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  • Service number
    6/1215 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Chaplain Class III (Major) AWMM
    New Zealand Chaplains Department AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    McMenamin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    6/1215 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Catholic, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    • Unknown The Presbytery, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown The Presbytery, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs Elizabeth McMenamin (mother), Main Road, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Elizabeth McMenamin (mother), Main Road, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM
    • Pre 01 Apr 1916 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    6/1215 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    • WW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 4 or HMNZT 11 AWMM
      Vessel was Tahiti AWMM
      Chaplain Class IV (Captain) AWMM
      New Zealand Chaplains' Department, Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM
      Main Body AWMM
    • WW1 01 Apr 1916-1 May 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 50 AWMM
      Vessel was Tahiti AWMM
      Chaplain Class IV (Captain) AWMM
      11th Reinforcements, New Zealand Chaplains' Department AWMM
      New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
    while burying the dead after battle AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Chaplain Class III (Major) AWMM
    New Zealand Chaplains Department AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    9 June 1917 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Belgium AWMM
  • Death notes
    Belgium AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Nieppe Communal Cemetery, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Cures' vault under Crucifix AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 469 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      28: 28 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
    • The Tahitian : official souvenir of H.M.N.Z. Troopship no. 50. (1916). On board ship: Printed by Arthur Treadwell, "G" Coy, on board H.M.N.Z. Transport no. 50. AWMM

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