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James Lawson Brown

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  • Service number
    9/1391 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    Inter War Second Lieutenant AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Lawson AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    9/1391 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
    24 July 1890 AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Geraldine, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Geraldine, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Horse Breaker AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Wairoto, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs D. Brown (wife), Wairoto, Clifden, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Aug 1915 Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    9/1391 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Military Cross (MC) AWMM
    • Military Cross (MC) AWMM
      London Gazette 03/03/1919 AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • 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
    Lance Corporal AWMM
    Otago Mounted Rifles AWMM
    6th 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Inter War 6 August 1919 AWMM
    Second Lieutenant AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Name is listed in the Nominal Roll as James Lauson Brown AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    80 AWMM
  • Date of death
    2 May 1971 AWMM
  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
    Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Death notes
    Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Waimairi Cemetery, Grahams Road, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Block AN62 Plot 20 AWMM
  • Memorial name
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