John Freebairn Unknown date of birth - Died 19 May 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Service number24/141 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn AWMM SurnameFreebairn AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number24/141 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupation before enlistment Post war occupation Address before enlistmentUnknown Jackson's, Otira Line, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationJ.G. Freebairn (father), 36 Walters Street, Dennistoun, Glasgow, Scotland AWMM Relationship statusPre 09 Oct 1915 Single AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/141 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMMCanterbury, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 9 October 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 30 or HMNZT 31 or HMNZT 32 or HMNZT 33 or HMNZT 34 AWMMVessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMMRifleman AWMMA Company AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion 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 AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Rifleman AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death19 May 1916 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSomme, Northern France, France AWMM Death notesSomme, France AWMM Cemetery nameCite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France AWMM Grave referenceI. B. 40. AWMM Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Freebairn by laying a poppy. William Henry Free Grace Jeannie Freebairn John Freebairn Edward Victor Freed Frank Bernard Freed Lay a poppy for 2016 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Freebairn 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=21005086Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C5161Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMPage No: 247 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.