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Ian Godfrey Mckinnon

Gnr Ian G McKinnon of Wairoa, HB., Austr4alian Force, Killed in Action

Gnr Ian G McKinnon

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  • Title
  • Forenames
    Ian Godfrey AWMM
  • Surname
    Mckinnon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 1655 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    WairoaHawkes Bay Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 26 August 1914 AWMM Bindungo Station, Roma, Queensland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J M McKinnon, 'Karamu', Waiora, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 26 August 1914 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 1655 AWMM
  • Military service
    Served for 3.5 years in the 9th WCC Rifles, Cadet Service. AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

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Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 9.75" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      155 lb AWMM
    • 11 August 1915 AWMMDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Bombardier Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 12 February 2017 -

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 4 April 1915.
    Promoted Bombardier, 26 July 1915.
    Wounded in action, 11 August 1915; died of wounds, on board HS 'Valdivia', 11 August 1915. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    11 August 1915 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    At sea AWMM
  • Cemetery name
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  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Lone Pine Memorial, Lone Pine Cemetery, Anzac, Turkey (Panel 11) AWMM

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12 February 2017Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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