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John Whymper Clarke

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  • Service number
    • WWI 80908 AWMM
    • WWI NZ402661 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Jack AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Whymper AWMM
  • Surname
    Clarke AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Jack AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 80908 AWMM
    • WWI NZ402661 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 September 1891 AWMM NewportIsle of Wight AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 10 June 1918 AWMM 37 Patanga Crescent, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Rose Katherine Hancock (wife), 7 Ribble Street, Island Bay, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • Rose Katherine Clarke nee Hancock (wife), 45 MacDonald Street, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Unknown AWMM Married AWMM
    Married, one child AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 80908 AWMM
    • WWI NZ402661 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      light brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      hazel-grey AWMM
    • Chest expansion, Unknown Period AWMM
      31 inches (minimum) AWMM
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 5 inches AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fair AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Married Rose Katherine Hancock on 2 November 1914

    The couple adopted a baby, Eunice Irene Clarke, born 11 March 1918 in Wellington. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 June 1967 AWMM
    NapierHawkes Bay AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Wharerangi Cemetery, Napier, New Zealand AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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