James Gair Unknown date of birth - 17 May 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number9/2170 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMMWellington Mounted Rifles AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames AWMM SurnameGair AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number9/2170 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 AWMMFarmer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs J. Gair (mother)MartonNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number9/2170 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMHMNZT 49 HMNZT 50 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 1 April 1916Arrived - 1-3 May 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM1 April 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM11th Reinforcements, Otago Mounted Rifles, D Squadron AWMMTahiti or Maunganui AWMMLance Corporal AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of SicknessCause of Death AWMMDied of sickness AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMTrooper AWMMWellington Mounted Rifles AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › James Gair was the son of James and Marion Gair, of Marton, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death17 May 1917 AWMM Cause of deathDied of Sickness AWMM Place of death Death notesEgypt to Palestine AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameKantara War Memorial CemeteryEgypt AWMM Grave referenceF. 363. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Gair by laying a poppy. Charles Gair Frederick James Gair James Gair Ronald William Gair Robert Macquaer Gairdner Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Gair 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=16784566Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM28: 3 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.