Māori › John James Thomas Halkett Born 5 June 1886 - Died 11 July 1946 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 6/4255 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn James Thomas AWMM SurnameHalkett AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 6/4255 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe ReligionPresbyterian, Christian AWMM Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth5 June 1886 AWMM Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentWW1 65 Oxford Street, Timaru AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationWW1 Mrs J. Halkett (wife), 65 Oxford Street, Timaru AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 6/4255 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 16 December 1915 AWMM Gardener/Civilian AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › John Thomas Thomas Halkett was the son of Thomas and Catherine (née Fincher) Halkett. John married Hannah Tavener on 20 April1907 at Timaru. They had two children - John Thomas Hawden born on 22 September 1908 at Geraldine, and Gladys Catherine born on 9 November 1909 at Timaru. Biography provided by the Timaru Museum SCRoll project. AWMM There was a second daughter Jean but do not have further DOB or date of Death nor second Christian name also born in Timaru (married name Dawson died in Greymouth) Public - Jacqueline Olive - Other relative - 18 March 2019 - Family knowledge Jean Gwendolen was born in 1917 on 3rd June Public - Jackie - Direct descendant - 30 April 2019 - scroll Read more Death About death Contribute › Death11 July 1946 AWMM Timaru, Canterbury AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of death Death notes CemeteryTimaru Cemetery General Section, Row 138, Plot 163 AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember John James Thomas Halkett by laying a poppy. Edward Halkett Francis Allan Halkett John James Thomas Halkett John Thomas Hawdon Halkett Joyce Jessie Halkett Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John James Thomas Halkett Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksSCRoll (South Canterbury Roll of Honour) Project https://museum.timaru.govt.nz/explore/scroll/profile?id=3802 Sources Used Military personnel file https://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=16790170&digital=yes Further Reference Documents Contributors Processing Command item Command item Add new record Refresh DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact 30 April 2019JackieLEESTONDirect descendant 18 March 2019Jacqueline OliveLeestonOther relative The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.