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John Evelyn Duigan

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Portrait of Major John Evelyn Duigan, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 6 / F800 29. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Evelyn AWMM
  • Surname
    Duigan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 5036 AWMM
    • 4/1325 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    30 March 1882 AWMM WanganuiManawatu-Wanganui AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Fort Takapuna, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Nora Duigan (wife), Fort Takapuna, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 18 December 1915 AWMM Married AWMM
    • Mar 1909 AWMM Married AWMM
      Nora Hanley AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Served in South Africa as Trooper in Brabant's Horse (1900-1901) and later as Lieutenant in 10 (NZ) Contingent (No. 5036)

      Served with 1 NZEF (1915-18).

      Chief of General Staff, NZ Military Forces (1937-41). AWMM
    • Son of Mary Emily (nee Broad) and James Herbert Duigan of Wanganui Public - Marianne - 13 May 2019 - family papers

Death

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  • Death
    9 January 1950 AWMM
    Age 68 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Havelock North Cemetery, Corner of Lucknow Road and Tanner Street, Havelock North, New Zealand AWMM Plot 0, Site D26_M AWMM
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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: 201 AWMM
    • Haigh, J., Polaschek, A. (Eds.). (1993). New Zealand and the Distinguished Service Order. Christchurch, N.Z.: Authors. AWMM
      Haigh, J., Polaschek, A. (compilers). (1993). p. 217 AWMM
    • Loughnan, R. (1963). Divisional Cavalry. Wellington, N.Z.: Department of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. AWMM
      Loughnan, R. (1963). p. 8. 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
    • Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war : history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 and information on all members of the 10 New Zealand contingents. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM