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Charles Moore Fulljames

Charles Moore Fulljames taken at Trentham Military Camp, Wellington 1915 - No known copyright restrictions

Charles Moore Fulljames taken at Trentham Military Camp, Wellington 1915 - No known copyright restri …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Moore AWMM
  • Surname
    Fulljames AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Charly AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1953 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 October 1886 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 11 January 1915 AWMM Workmen's Home, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Moir Fulljames (father), Kamo, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 17 April 1915 AWMM Single AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/1953 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Trentham AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 11 January 1915 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    Bushman/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    • Height, Unknown Period AWMM
      5 feet 7 inches AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      11 stone AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Fresh AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted to 21 General Hospital Glenask Castle AWMM

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James Moore (not Moir) Fulljames; place of birth was England though it is recorded as New Zealand. His mother was Mrs Ma Fulljames, place of birth: Ireland

    In 1899 at the age of 13 Charles Fulljames went to South Africa to fight in the Boer War. He went with a group of boys of similar age who all hid away on the first Troop Ship, with the 1 NZ Contingent. When the parents found out they all complained and the Captain of the Troop Ship was severly disciplined. The boys returned by ship to Auckland.

    Attached is a picture of Charles Moore Fulljames taken at Trentham Military Camp, Wellington while he was stationed there between January and April 1915. He left for overseas 2 days after he sent this to his younger brother, on 17 April 1915.

    Service Record War time service: Attested at: Manunu on 11 January 1915, Rank: Private, Unit: Auckland Infantry Brigade

    Chronological sequences of postings, hospitalisations and promotions: Embarked from New Zealand on His Majesty's New Zealand Troop Ship, From: Wellington, Disembarked at: Suez on 25 May 1915

    Joined Unit in Dardanelles 5 Jun 15

    Admitted: Glenask Castle (sick) 29 Sep 15

    21 General Hospital 4 Oct 15

    Entered Conv. Camp 29 Nov 15

    Embarked for New Zealand on His Majesty's New Zealand Troop Ship SS Maheno from: Suez on 29 November 1915

    Disembarked at: NZ on 1 January 1916, Posted to: Leave

    Discharged on: 23 April 1916

    Died on 18 May 1961

    David Owen Fulljames (NX 32218) served with the Australian Army during the Second World War, going missing in Malaya. He is the son of Edward Vincent and Emma Jessie Fulljames of Rotorua, born in 1916. AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    18 May 1961 AWMM
    Age 75 AWMM
    HamiltonWaikato AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Hamilton East Cemetery, Hungerford Crescent, Hamilton, New Zealand AWMM SOLD3-O-28 AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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