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John Fryday


  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Fryday AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 413 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1887 BDM, births New Zealand BDM, births
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Ngaere, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Nicholas Benjamin Fryday (father), Ngaere, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 1919 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 413 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 27 October 1914 AIF Emb Roll p.13
    Age 25 AWMM
    Horse Breaker/Civilian AIF Emb Roll p.13
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on 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
    19 April 1917 AWMMWounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
    Wounded, Palestine, gunshot wound, right foot, admitted 14th AGH AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    WW1 25 October 1919 AWMM
    9th Light Horse AWMM
    Sergeant/Civilian Military Personnel file

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Nicholas Benjamin Fryday and Joanna Fryday.

    Mentioned in Army Corps Routine orders dated 13 October 1915.

    Brothers Edward James Fryday (NZEF), Thomas Fryday (NZEF) and John Fryday (AIF) served in WW1, another brother Robert Fryday was a Reserve. AWMM


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



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