condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
Online Cenotaph

James Thomas Simpson

-
  • Service number
    11/1596 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Machine Gun Squadron AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 664 - No known copyright restrictions
Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 664 - No known copyright restricti … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Simpson AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    11/1596 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

Contribute ›
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Karaka Road, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs B. Simpson (mother), Karaka Road, Thames, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Aug 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

Contribute ›
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    11/1596 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

Contribute ›
  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

Contribute ›
  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

Contribute ›
  • Embarkation details
    WW1 14 Aug 1915-19 September 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 28 AWMM
    Vessel was Tofua AWMM
    Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
    6th Reinforcements AWMM

Prisoner of war

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

Medical history

Contribute ›
  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

Contribute ›
  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Machine Gun Squadron AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

Contribute ›
  • According to Luxford, Simpson was buried at Arsnf District Military Graves (near Jaffa, Palestine). AWMM

Death

About death

Contribute ›
  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    25 November 1917 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Palestine, Middle East, Asia AWMM
  • Death notes
    Palestine AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel AWMM
  • Grave reference
    M. 53 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

Roll of Honour

Remember James Thomas Simpson by laying a poppy.

Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of James Thomas Simpson

Leave a note

Contribute ›

Sources

Sources

Contribute ›

Contributors

Command item
Command item
Add new record Refresh
DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
14 May 2016AWMMAucklandResearcher