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John William O'Leary

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 550 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 550 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John William AWMM
  • Surname
    O'Leary AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 24/874 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 19 Wesley Street, South Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. O'Leary (mother), Lawrence, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 24/874 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 OtagoNew Zealand AWMM
  • 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John O'Leary was the son of John and Harriet J. O'Leary, of Waitahuna, Otago, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 October 1916 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • 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
    • Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM
    • Railways Roll of Honour board. Wellington Railway Station, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017. AWMM

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  • I remember you John. My grandfather, Cecil O'Leary, son of Patrick O'Leary, Lawrence, was your uncle. Your father Jeremia O'Leary from Cork, Ireland via Aussie and finally Lawrence Otago. RIP John and you are not forgotten!
    Public - Mark Peter - Other Relative - 24 April 2015
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Sources

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24 April 2015Mark PeterRaglan New ZealandOther Relative
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