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Arthur James Scaife

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Portrait of Sergeant Scaife from Southland Times. - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Arthur James AWMM
  • Surname
    Scaife AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 9/397 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    Dunedin Public - Virginia - Other Relative - 5 May 2015 - From his Attestation
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Glendhu, Pembroke, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    W.A. Scaife (father), Culverden, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 9/397 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM OtagoNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Sheep farmer Public - Virginia - Other Relative - 5 May 2015 - From his Attestation
  • 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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    • Arthur Scaife was the son of Willis Ashton Scaife amd Mary Emma Scaife, of "Mount Aitken," Waimate, South Canterbury, New Zealand.

      Southland Times 1917 has photograph AWMM
    • Date of birth: 20 September 1890 Public - Virginia - Other Relative - 29 April 2015 - From his Attestation on enlisting.

Death

About death

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  • Death
    18 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Divisional Collecting Post Cemetery And Extension, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM II. B. 7. AWMM
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  • Obituary
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Memorials

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 644 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM

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29 April 2015VirginiaDunedin, N ZOther Relative
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