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John Mainer Corbett

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  • Service number
    12/1600 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Second Lieutenant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion, 6th (Hauraki) Company AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
Our Soldiers Flag, New Zealand Ensign fundraising flag (1914-1918). Auckland War Memorial Museum (Ref: W0414, 1929.332, F016). Soldier's records were identified by Margaret Nash of the Panmure Branch of NZSG. This image has no known copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Mainer AWMM
  • Surname
    Corbett AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/1600 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

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 Waihi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs A. Corbett, Shirley, Waitekauri, Ohinemuri, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Feb 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
      Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/1600 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
    WW1 Unknown AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMM
    Vessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMM
    Second Lieutenant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM
    3rd Reinforcements 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Second Lieutenant AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion, 6th (Hauraki) Company AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Corbett was the son of Edward M. and Mary Ann Corbett. Native of Waitekauri, Thames. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    22 AWMM
  • Date of death
    8 June 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Quinns Post, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Death notes
    Quinn's Post, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey AWMM
  • Memorial reference
    72 AWMM
  • Obituary

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