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Joseph Thomas Okey

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Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Okey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 27132 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 18 March 1884 AWMM NelsonTasman AWMM
    • 18 March 1884 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    18 March 1884 Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 11 January 2018 - Military File
  • Place of birth
    Nelson, New Zealand. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 11 January 2018 - Military File
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Jane Okey (mother), Preston Road, Greymouth, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 27132 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 Sawmill hand/Civilian 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Joseph Okey was the son of Jane Okey, of Preston Rd., Greymouth, New Zealand. AWMM
    • Private Joseph Okey - who was born at Nelson, New Zealand - was remembered at the Passchendaele Commemorations held at Founders Park, Nelson on 14 October 2017. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 11 January 2018 - Family

Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 October 1917 AWMM
    YpresBelgium 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
    Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
27 October 2022Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
11 January 2018JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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