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James Casserly

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 75), Page: 37 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 75), Page: 37 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Casserly AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 64298 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • MiltonOtago AWMM
    • 12 April 1877 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Sarah Hogan (sister), 26 Normanby Street, St Kilda, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 64298 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Flaxmiller/Civilian AWMM
  • 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Michael and Bridget Casserly. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    17 January 1921 AWMM
    Age 41 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
    7 Manchester Street Petone Public - Gail - Researcher - 16 September 2016 - Death Cert BDM and Paperspast
  • Cause of death
    pulmonary tuberculosis and cardiac failure Public - Gail - Researcher - 16 September 2016 - Death Cert BDM
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Petone Catholic Cemetery, Western Hutt Road, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM Special Memorial AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    There was a Soldiers Stone erected in the 1930s but it was removed when part of the cemetery was nee Public - Gail - Researcher - 16 September 2016 - Military records Archway
  • Grave reference
    His name is on the memorial but there is no reference that he was a returned soldier from WW1. Public - Gail - Researcher - 16 September 2016 - Memorial stone Korokoro Cemetery Petone
  • Obituary
    Casserly- On 17th January 1921 at the residence of his sister (Mrs Merewood) 7 Manchester St, Petone - James Casserly age 41 years RIP Public - Gail - Researcher - 16 September 2016 - Paperspast
  • Memorial name
    If there are any family members who are interested, we have a proposal to re instate the three "Sol Public - Gail - Researcher - 16 September 2016 - Self
  • Memorial reference



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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      75: 37 AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM


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16 September 2016Gail Lower Hutt NZResearcher

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