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James Archibald McNair

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Seated studio portrait of James Archibald McNair (13/2607). Image kindly provided by Family. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Seated studio portrait of James Archibald McNair (13/2607). Image kindly provided by Family. Image h …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Archibald AWMM
  • Surname
    McNair AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Jim AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/2607 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 February 1894 Military Personnel File AucklandNew Zealand Military Personnel File
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Otaua, Waiuku, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    P. McNair (brother), Otaua, via Waiuku, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 13/2607 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Brother to Martha Jane MCNAIR 1884-1959; Peter George Crouch MCNAIR, of Otaua, Waiuku, 1886-1945; Margaret Jessie (McNair) DEASON 1888-1958; Anne Caroline Russell (McNair) FRASER 1891-1982 and John Valance MCNAIR 1896-1957 - (information provided by public source). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 October 1917 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    New Irish Farm Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM Vanheule Farm Mem. 5. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Waiuku War Memorial Hall, Queen Street Waiuku 2123 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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20 March 2016John FraserNZOther relative

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