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James Lomas

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  • Service number
    23198 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM
  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Lomas AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    23198 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Occupation before enlistment
    WW1 Motor Truck Driver AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Address before enlistment
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. Lomas (wife), care of Miss McDowell, Saint Aubyn Street, Hastings, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
    World War I, 1914-1918 AWMM
  • Campaign
    Battle of the Somme AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    23198 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
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details
    WW1 27 May 1916-27 July 1916 AWMM from Wellington, New Zealand AWMM to Devonport, Devon, England AWMM HMNZT 55 AWMM
    Vessel was Tofua AWMM
    Corporal AWMM
    4th Reinforcements 4th Battalion, H Company AWMM
    New Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM

Prisoner of war

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  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
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Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of disease AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 Private AWMM
    Otago Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Lomas was the son of Emma Lomas, of Charles St., Hastings. Husband of Mrs. James Lomas, of 119 St. Aubyn St., Hastings, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

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  • Age at death
  • Date of death
    19 September 1916 AWMM
  • Cause of death
    Died of Disease AWMM
  • Place of death
    France AWMM
  • Death notes
    France AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-l'Abbe, Somme, France AWMM
  • Grave reference
    Sp. Mem. 8. AWMM
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