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John Charles Biggar

Headstone of Pte Peter BIGGAR 8/1889. Northern Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 1063. Image kindly provided by Allan Steel CC-BY 4.0.

Headstone of Pte Peter BIGGAR 8/1889. Northern Cemetery, Dunedin City Council, Block 1063. Image kin …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Biggar AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 16813 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 16813 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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  • Embarkation details

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

Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • Born at Dunedin

      Son of John and Catherine Biggar (nee McKay); husband of the late Mildred Mary Biggar, of 10, Beaumont Rd., Belleknowes, Dunedin. AWMM
    • John Charles BIGGAR was born 31st January 1875 in Dunedin. 1902 He married Mary Mildred RODERIQUE (RODERICK) - She died in January 1913 in Gisborne. - After the death of his wife John Charles BIGGAR enlisted for war service with the NZEF
      WWI Pte # 16813 QMS - He does not see overseas service Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 11 November 2023 - Military Record & Family Research
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Death

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  • Death
    • 23 January 1918 AWMM
      AWMM
    • 23 January 1918 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 42 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Dunedin Northern Cemetery, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Block 106. Lot 3. Class 1 AWMM
    • Northern Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 106, Plot 3 AWMM
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Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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11 November 2023Lorraine MonaGisborne Researcher
23 January 2015AllanDunedinResearcher

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