James Sandison Unknown date of birth - Died 1 November 1918 PDF Print Share Key details Contribute › Service number23882 AWMM Also known asSaunderson AWMM ForceArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 AWMMSergeant AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Lay a poppy 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 Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthScotland AWMM Birth notesScotland AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMSeaman AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMiss Graham (friend), Moss Lea Hill, Liverpool, England AWMM Relationship statusPre 27 May 1916 AWMMSingle AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number23882 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 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMWellington, New Zealand AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMHMNZT 54 , HMNZT 55 AWMMWellington, New Zealand, Plymouth, Devon, England AWMMDeparted - 27 May 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM13th Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Battalion, B Company AWMMWillochra or Tofua AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesSuicide, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMSergeant AWMMWellington Infantry Regiment AWMM 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 Death About death Contribute › Age at death41 AWMM Date of death1 November 1918 AWMM Cause of deathSuicide AWMM Place of deathSomes Island, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Death notesSomes Island, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameKarori Cemetery, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Grave referenceA. 8. (S) AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary 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 DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM33: 9 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.