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John Henry Liggins

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  • Service number
    • South African 2487 AWMM
    • WWI 55317 AWMM
    • SA 2487 Public - Brian - Researcher - 14 January 2016 - AJHR 1900_I_H-06 Nominal Roll of Fifth Contingent page 30
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 76), Page: 8 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 76), Page: 8 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    Liggins AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • South African 2487 AWMM
    • WWI 55317 AWMM
    • SA 2487 Public - Brian - Researcher - 14 January 2016 - AJHR 1900_I_H-06 Nominal Roll of Fifth Contingent page 30
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    5 January 1882 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
    5 January 1879 Public - Jan - Direct descendant - 23 August 2021 - England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index
  • Place of birth
    Coalville, Leicestershire, England Public - Jan - Direct descendant - 23 August 2021 - 1881 England Census
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • J. Liggins (father), Tokomaru, New Zealand AWMM
    • Joseph Liggins, (father), Tokomaru, New Zealand Public - Jan - Direct descendant - 23 August 2021 - Family papers
  • Relationship status
    Boer War - Single
    WW1 - Widower Public - Jan - Direct descendant - 23 August 2021 - Births, Death and Marriage Records

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • South African 2487 AWMM
    • WWI 55317 AWMM
    • SA 2487 Public - Brian - Researcher - 14 January 2016 - AJHR 1900_I_H-06 Nominal Roll of Fifth Contingent page 30
  • 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
  • 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
    5 August 1934 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 53 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Terrace End Cemetery AWMM
  • 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
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      76: 8 AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
23 August 2021JanDunedin, New ZealandDirect descendant
14 January 2016BrianParaparaumuResearcher

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