James Anderson Davidson Born 22 September 1881 - Died 8 November 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number24/1964 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 31 - No known copyright … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Anderson AWMM SurnameDavidson AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number24/1964 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterian, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth22 September 1881 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Place of birthScotland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Birth notes Occupation before enlistmentWW1 Ironmonger AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Isabella Davidson (mother), Dannevirke, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/1964 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 04 Mar 1916-8 April 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 47 or HMNZT 48 AWMMVessel was Willochra or Tofua AWMMRifleman AWMM; 4th Reinforcements, 2nd Battalion, F Company AWMM; New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMMHeight, WWI AWMM5' 6.5" AWMMWeight, WWI AWMM136 lb AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 4th Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › James Davidson was the son of Mrs. Isabella Davidson, of Taradale Rd., Dannevirke, New Zealand.Disembarked Suez, 10 April 1916.Embarked Port Said to join the British Expeditionary Force in France, 13 April 1916.Posted to D Company, 4th Bn, NZ Rifle Brigade, in the field, 18 May 1916.Found guilty, 17 June 1916, of being absent without leave(failure to attend 2 pm parade, failure to attend 9 pm roll call): awarded 14 days' Field Punishment No 2.Found guilty by Field General Court Martial, 1 August 1916, of using threatening language to a Superior Officer: awarded 56 days' Field Punishment No 2.Admitted to hospital, 7 September 1916; rejoined unit, 10 September 1916 (no details recorded).Wounded in action, 15 September 1916; rejoined unit, 20 September 1916.Killed in action, France, 8 November 1916.Mother: Mrs Isabella Davidson, Taradale Road, Dannevirke AWMM Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death8 November 1916 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSomme, Northern France, France AWMM Death notesSomme, France AWMM Cemetery nameY Farm Military Cemetery, Bois-Grenier, Nord, France AWMM Grave referenceF. 23. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Anderson Davidson by laying a poppy. James Davidson James Alexander Davidson James Anderson Davidson James Colville Davidson James Dougles Davidson Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Anderson Davidson 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=20995508Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C3689Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM26: 31 AWMMNZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.