John Coradine Unknown date of birth - Died 3 August 1917 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number26/46 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Sergeant AWMMNew Zealand Machine Gun Corps, 3 Company AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1917 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn AWMM SurnameCoradine AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number26/46 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 enlistmentWW1 Solicitor AWMM Post war occupation Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs S.A. Coradine (mother), High Street, Masterton, New Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number26/46 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 5 February 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 42 or HMNZT 43 or HMNZT 44 AWMMVessel was Ulimaroa or Mokoia or Navua AWMMCorporal AWMM; 4th Battalion, Machine-gun Section AWMM; New Zealand Rifle Brigade 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 Unknown AWMMSergeant AWMMNew Zealand Machine Gun Corps, 3 Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › John Coradine was the son of James Moore Coradine and Sarah Ann Coradine, of 61 Pine St., Masterton, New Zealand. Native of Timaru. AWMMBorn about 8 August 1887 in Timaru. Attended school in Masterton 1896-1900. His father was Mayor of Masterton. Obituary in Wairapa Daily Times 16 August 1917. KILLED IN ACTION.A MASTERTON HERO,SERGEANT J. CORADINE,The sad news reached Masterton this morning that a very popular Mastertonian, Sergeant Jack Coradine, had been killed in action. Deceased left with one of the early contingents and saw particularly heavy fighting in France. He was a typical soldier, and his work at the front was earning for him the highest praise of his superior officers. The deceased was the second son of Mr and Mrs J. M.Coradine, of Masterton, and conducted a very successful business in Masterton as barrister and solicitor, subsequently taking Mr W. Noble as a partner. The deceased showed brilliant ability as a law student and passed his examinations with high honours before he was 21 years of age. The late Sergeant Coradine was closely connected with the sports and pastimes of the town. He took a leading part in the work of the Wairarapa Amateur Athletic Club, and was at one time its secretary. With all whom he came in contact with deceased was very popular and his death will be deeply deplored. To Mr and Mrs Coradine will be extended the sympathy of the whole of the Wairarapa in their sad bereavement. Public - Allana - Other Relative - 5 April 2015 - Papers Past, BDM historical database Read more Death About death Contribute › Age at death29 AWMM Date of death3 August 1917 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathYpres, Belgium AWMM Death notesYpres, Belgium AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial nameMessines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Coradine by laying a poppy. Abel Coquoz James Moore Coradine John Coradine Harold Edward Coraporal Adam Corbett Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Coradine 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=21897413Further ReferenceFamNet: The Family History Network record pagehttp://famnet.net.nz/login_pages/Cenotaph.aspx?Systemid=C63831Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM24: 32 AWMM Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateNameLocationRelationshipContact 05 April 2015AllanaNgaruawahia, New ZealandOther Relative Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.