John Joseph Merrick Unknown date of birth - Died 24 August 1915 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number12/2032 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Headstone, detail, Pieta Military Cemetery - No known copyri … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn Joseph AWMM SurnameMerrick AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number12/2032 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion 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 AWMMIreland Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationJacob Merrick (father), 12 Ireland Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM Relationship statusPre 17 April 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number12/2032 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMAuckland, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM17 April 1915 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM17 April 1915 AWMMHMNZT 21 , HMNZT 22 , HMNZT 23 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDeparted - 17 April 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM17 April 1915 AWMM4th Reinforcements AWMMAuckland Infantry Battalion AWMMWillochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death24 August 1915 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathMalta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM Death notesMalta ex Gallipoli AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery namePieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM Grave referenceA. XI. 4. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Joseph Merrick by laying a poppy. Harry Clifford Merrick Henry Merrick John Joseph Merrick Joseph Merrick Peter Merrick Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Joseph Merrick 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=21374748Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMVol1: 499 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.