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John Appleton

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  • Service number
    173 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Militia AWMM
  • Last rank
    1st Waikato Militia, (1st Waikato Regiment) AWMM
  • War
    New Zealand Wars AWMM
Headstone, Otahuhu Public Cemetery of John Appleton 1838-1909 and son John Appleton 1876-1930 (photograph Paul Baker 2008) - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Appleton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    173 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian, Christian AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    1838 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Nonington, Kent, England AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Nonington, Kent, England AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    Farmer AWMM
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    New Zealand Wars AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Militia AWMM
  • Service number
    173 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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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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Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    1st Waikato Militia, (1st Waikato Regiment) AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Land settler and farmer in Opotiki, later resided in Mt Roskill

    Husband of Josephine Lizzie Shouls

    Father of John Appleton (1876-1930) who served in the Anglo Boer War AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
    71 AWMM
  • Date of death
    17 September 1909 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    Marlborough Street, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Otahuhu Public Cemetery, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Plot 1/87 AWMM
  • Memorial name
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