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John William Harker

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  • Service number
    12/1653 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John William AWMM
  • Surname
    Harker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    12/1653 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Hokitika, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Hokitika, Westland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown C/o C.M. Gleeson, Taupiri, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Charlotte Harker (mother), Hokitika, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 Feb 1915 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    12/1653 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Miilitary decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 14 Feb 1915-26 March 1915 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Suez, Egypt AWMM HMNZT 17 or HMNZT 18 or HMNZT 19 AWMM
    Vessel was Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima AWMM
    Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM
    3rd 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
    Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of enteric AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Auckland Infantry Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Son of the George and Charlotte Harker. AWMM
    • Brother of Hugh Harker Public - Danae - Other Relative - 25 April 2015 - Family oral and pictorial history, family papers.

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    25 AWMM
  • Date of death
    19 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Sickness AWMM
  • Place of death
    Malta, Mediterranean Sea, Europe AWMM
  • Death notes
    Malta ex Gallipoli AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta AWMM
  • Grave reference
    A. VII. 6. AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference
  • Obituary

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  • John was the brother of my Great great grandfather. Hugh Harker was the father of my grandmother Ella Harker. Moe mai rā.
    Public - Danae - Other Relative - 25 April 2015
  • My Mothers Maiden Name : Jean Charlotte Harker. John was Grandfathers brother.
    Public - Graham - Other Relative - 20 April 2015

Sources

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Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
06 May 2015Graham Leonard GreymouthOther Relative
25 April 2015DanaeŌhope AotearoaOther Relative
20 April 2015GrahamGreymouth, New ZealandOther Relative