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Joseph Bentrick Read

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 26 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 26 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Joseph Bentrick AWMM
  • Surname
    Read AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 27959 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
    Mrs M. Read (mother), 352 Barbadoes Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Messines AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 27959 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 Salesman/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 Read was the son of Samuel Charles and Martha Mary Read, of 352 Barbadoes Street, Christchurch, New Zealand.

    New Zealand at the Front (a magazine written and published and illustrated in France by men of the New Zealand Division) 1917 issue, page141. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    7 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope 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
    Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM

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  • Dear Great Uncle Joseph, Just a note to say you are not forgotten. It took me a while to find you. All I had was a story from my mum your niece and the knowledge of your last name and where you lived. You were the only son and were sorely missed. Your great niece, Susan Nixon
    Public - Susan - Direct descendant - 8 February 2016
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Sources

Sources

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
08 February 2016SusanMelbourne, AustraliaDirect descendant

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