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Joseph Colquhoun Howie

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  • Service number
    11/641 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph Colquhoun AWMM
  • Surname
    Howie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    11/641 AWMM
  • Gender
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown Kaponga, New Zealand AWMM
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Howie (mother), North End, Invercargill, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 Oct 1914 Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaigns
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Force
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    11/641 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
    Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 16 October 1914 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM HMNZT 6 or HMNZT 10 AWMM
    Vessel was Orari or Arawa AWMM
    Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM
    Main Body 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    Wellington Mounted Rifles AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Joe Colquhoun Howie and Margaret Howie, of 201, Bowmont St., Enwood, Invercargill AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Age at death
    28 AWMM
  • Date of death
    9 August 1915 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Killed in Action AWMM
  • Place of death
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Death notes
    Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Memorial name
    Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
  • Memorial reference
    Panel 5 AWMM
  • Obituary

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  • My aunt, Gracie Caroline Burton who lived in Hawera was a special friend, I'm not sure of the exact relationship, of Joseph and mourned his death until she died. My brother was given the second name Howie in memory and honour of Joseph.
    Public - Effie - Researcher - 29 April 2015

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