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John Cameron Friend

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Cameron AWMM
  • Surname
    Friend AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 6080 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    at sea Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    At Sea, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 12 September 1916 AWMM 106 Grafton Street, Woollahra, New South Wales AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Katie Friend, 106 Grafton Street, Woollahra, New South Wales AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 12 September 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6080 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Military Medal (MM) AWMM
      'For conspicuous gallantry and initiative in the assault on the BULLECOURT trenches on 3rd May 1917 when he salvaged a Lewis Gun and some panniers from one of our casualties under heavy fire and by skilful use of the same kept down the enemy snipers who were picking off our wounded.' - 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189- 08/11/1917 AWMM
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Victory Medal AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

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
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    AIF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM

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