James Sandison Unknown date of birth - 1 November 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number23882 AWMM Also known asSaunderson AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMSergeant AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Image of gravestone at Karori Cemetery provided by Paul Bake … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames AWMM SurnameSandison AWMM Ingoa Also known asSaunderson AWMM Service number23882 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthScotland AWMM Birth notesScotland AWMM Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMSeaman AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMiss Graham (friend)Moss Lea HillLiverpoolEngland AWMM Relationship statusPre 27 May 1916 AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number23882 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMHMNZT 54 HMNZT 55 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandPlymouthDevonEngland AWMMDeparted - 27 May 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM13th Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company AWMMWillochra or Tofua AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesSuicideCause of Death AWMMSuicide AWMM Report Discharge Contribute › DischargeWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMSergeant AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Listed as returned to New Zealand 13 October 1917 in the Evening Post.Name is not recorded on Wellington Cemeteries database. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death41 AWMM Date of death1 November 1918 AWMM Cause of deathSuicide AWMM Place of deathSomes IslandWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Death notesSomes IslandWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameKarori CemeteryWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM Grave referenceA. 8. (S) AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember James Sandison by laying a poppy. Herbert Aylward Sandilands William Alfred Sandilands James Sandison James E. Sandison William Sandison Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Sandison Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedPapers Past. Digital New Zealand Newspapers.http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspastSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=20809491Archives NZMilitary Funeral Evening Post, Volume XCVI, Issue 110, 5 November 1918, Page 8http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&cl=search&d=EP19181105.2.65&srposFurther Reference DocumentsThe Evening Post AWMMNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM33: 9 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.