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James Jobe

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Jobe AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    65791 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 December 1891 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Mary Catherine Jobe (wife), care of Mrs C. Jamieson, Wellington Street, Hamilton East, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    65791 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Gas fitter/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 6" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      134 lb AWMM

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Jobe was the son of James Sprauge and Mary Jane Jobe, of Thames, New Zealand; husband of Mary Catherine Jobe, of 366 Victoria St., Whitoria, Hamilton.

    Embarked Wellington, 31 December 1917; disembarked Glasgow, Scotland, 25 February 1918; marched in to Composite Bn, Larkhill, 26 February 1918, and posted to Otago Infantry Regiment.
    Marched out to Rifle Brigade, Brocton, 28 February 1918.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 28 April 1918; joined 1st Bn, NZ Rifle Brigade, in the field, 3 May 1918, and posted to D Company.
    Wounded in action, 30 August 1918, and admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred to Advanced Dressing Station, No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 30 August 1918.
    Died of wounds, 30 August 1918.

    Parents: James Sprauge and Mary Jane Jobe, Thames; Wife: Mary Catherine Jobe, 366 Victoria Street, Whitoria, Hamilton AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    30 August 1918 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Achiet-le-Grand Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM IV. T. 8. AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Hamilton Memorial Park, Memorial Drive, Hamilton East, 3314 AWMM

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