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William Jesse Coker

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    William Jesse AWMM
  • Surname
    Coker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16828 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 June 1879 Military Personnel File LondonEngland Military Personnel File
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Burns St, Dannevirke AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs W.J Coker, Midhurst, Taranaki (wife) AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16828 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Eye colour, WWI AWMM
      blue AWMM
    • Hair colour, WWI AWMM
      grey AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      13-0 lbs AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5 foot, 6 inches AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    26 February 1943 Cemetery Record
    Age 77 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Waikumete Cemetery, Glen Eden, Auckland AWMM Plot 36, Row 8, Anglican Division G AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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