John Freebairn Unknown date of birth - Died 19 May 1916 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number24/141 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMRifleman 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 Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMMJackson's, Otira Line, New Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationJ.G. Freebairn (father), 36 Walters Street, Dennistoun, Glasgow, Scotland AWMM Relationship statusPre 9 October 1915 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number24/141 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMCanterbury, New Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMHMNZT 30 , HMNZT 31 , HMNZT 32 , HMNZT 33 , HMNZT 34 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Suez, Egypt AWMMDeparted - 9 October 1915 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM9 October 1915 AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 2nd Battalion AWMMA Company AWMMMaunganui or Tahiti or Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo AWMMRifleman 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 AWMMRifleman 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 Contribute › Cemetery nameCite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France AWMM Grave referenceI. B. 40. AWMM Memorial Contribute › 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 2015 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=21005086Archives NZ 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.