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James Riordan

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Riordan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    23436 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    6 November 1887 Public - Margaret Rose - Other relative - 25 June 2017 - Printout from BDM entry.
  • Place of birth
    Charing Cross, (Registrar's district of Malvern, Canterbury, NZ) Public - Margaret Rose - Other relative - 25 June 2017 - Printout from BDM entry.
  • Birth notes
    Fourth son of Patrick Riordan (from Limerick, Ireland) and Mary Burke (from Perthshire, Scotland.) Public - Margaret Rose - Other relative - 25 June 2017 - Family history research, Printout from BDM entry
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • P.J. Riordan (brother), Springdon, Southland, New Zealand AWMM
    • There was an error in the army records at enlistment. His brother, PJ (Patrick Joseph) Riordan actually lived at Springston, Canterbury. Public - Margaret Rose - Other relative - 25 June 2017 - MIlitary records- base records- info included for probate of his will, obtained from Archives NZ Chch office.
  • Relationship status
    James Riordan is my great-uncle. His parents are my great-grandparents. Public - Margaret Rose - Other relative - 25 June 2017 - Family history reseacrch.

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    23436 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farmer/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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Riordan was the son of Patrick and Mary Riordan, of Charing Cross, Canterbury, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 October 1916 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM VII. C. 1. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
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  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

Command item
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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
25 June 2017Margaret RosePalmerston North, New ZealandOther relative