James Hugh Carswell Unknown date of birth - 16 October 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number23514 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMLance Corporal AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion 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 1918 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Hugh AWMM SurnameCarswell AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number23514 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 AWMMMerchant AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs Frances Carswell (mother)Avenal RoadInvercargillNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number23514 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 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM27 May 1916-27 July 1916 AWMMHMNZT 55 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandDevonportDevonEnglandCape of Good HopeCape ProvinceRepublic of South Africa AWMMDepart - 27 May 1916Port of CallArrival - 27 Jul 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM27 May 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM13th Reinforcements Otago Infantry Battalion, D Company AWMMss Tofua AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMMLance Corporal AWMMOtago Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Mrs. Frances Carswell, of Avenal Rd., Invercargill, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death Date of death16 October 1917 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameBoulogne Eastern CemeteryBoulogneFrance AWMM Grave referenceVIII. I. 69. AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember James Hugh Carswell by laying a poppy. Henry Carswell Hugh Thomas Carswell James Hugh Carswell John Carswell John Carswell Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Hugh Carswell Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksArchives New Zealand.http://www.archway.archives.govt.nzSources UsedCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=21892641Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM33: 14 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.