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Josiah James Whitehead

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John  Rogers # 1504, Fred Barton # 1384, David S Bruce # 1385, Francis O Bruce # 1382, John Walker # 1375, Beckham Arthur # 1383, George Bougen # 1381, Fred Peakman # 1387, Francis Sharp # 1378, James Langham # 1386, Josiah Whitehead # 1374, Robert Fraser # 1376, John Davidson #1377, Arthur Gannon # 1518, Francis Burch # 1379, with Mr James Carroll

Gisborne's 4th Contingent with James Carroll

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Identity

  • Title
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Forenames
    Josiah James AWMM
  • Surname
    Whitehead AWMM
  • Ingoa
    Joshua James Whitehead Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 August 2015 - Marriage & Death Records
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    1374 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 30 June 1877 Noel Smith Research Project
    • 31 May 1877 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    31 May 1877 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Newspaper & Military Records
  • Place of birth
    Te Aute, Hawke's Bay, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Newspaper & Military Records
  • Birth notes
    Son of Robert S & Annie Whitehead Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Newspaper & Military Records
  • Address before enlistment
    c/- R S Whitehead, Morere, Hawke's Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Post war occupation
    Stockman at Tukituki, Hawke's Bay Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Miss Rose Whitehead, c/- R S Whitehead, Morere.
    Son of Robert S & Annie Whitehead of Morere Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Relationship status
    • single Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
    • 1908 married Harriet Adele McKinstry Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 7 August 2015 - BMD NZ Records

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Transvaal, Rhodesia & Cape Colony Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • NZ Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Service number
    1374 AWMM
  • Military service
    • 4th Contingent Rough Riders 8th Coy Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
    • 1900-1901 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Queen's & King's S A Medals & Clasps Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Hastings Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • South Africa Settler/Civilian Ministry for Culture and Heritage
      WairoaHawkes Bay Ministry for Culture and Heritage
    • 14 March 1900 - at Wellington, sailed from Port Chambers Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Son of Settler at Morere Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    22 yrs 10 mths Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record

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
    Private Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Father was named Robert Spence Whitehead. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 October 1953 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 77 AWMM
  • Date of death
    1 October 1953 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    76 yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Puha, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Gisborne Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
    Taruheru Cemetery, Gisborne Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block: RSA; Plot: 127; Warrant # 7402 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 14 June 2015 - Gisborne Cemetery Records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
12 August 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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