Māori › James Powter Allen Born 27 September 1881 - Died 4 October 1917 PDF Key details Service numberWWI 20943 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rankWW1 Corporal/Military AWMM New Zealand Machine Gun Corps AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 41), Page: 24 - No known copyright restrictions View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJames Powter AWMM SurnameAllen AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWI 20943 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth27 September 1881 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistment Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationWW1 T. Y. Allen (father), Portreath House, 22 Flodden Road, London S.E., England AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWI 20943 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW1 Unknown AWMM Mechanic/Military AWMM Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 23 Sep 1916-19 November 1916 AWMM to AWMM HMNZT 65 AWMM Vessel was Pakeha AWMM Private AWMM 17th Reinforcements, Machine-Gun Section AWMM New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 Corporal/Military AWMM New Zealand Machine Gun Corps AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Son of Thomas Yarnton Allen and Jane Allen, of 22, Flodden Rd., Camberwell, London, England. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Death4 October 1917 AWMM Age 36 AWMM Ypres, Belgium AWMM Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Death notes CemeteryTyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM XV. D. 8. AWMM Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember James Powter Allen by laying a poppy. James McGimpsey Allen James Parnell Allen James Powter Allen James Richard Allen James Rupert Allen Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of James Powter Allen Leave a note Contribute › Processing Related objects Pakeha : the journal of the Seventeenth Reinforcements of the New Zealand… Library / Pictorial › publication At sea D526.2 PAK Sources Sources Contribute › External linksMilitary personnel file http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22269039 Further Reference A Street Near You record https://astreetnearyou.org/person/461727/- Further Reference Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty record https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/461727 Further Reference DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM 41: 24 AWMM This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.