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John Carlyon

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Carlyon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    23/93 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Wesleyan AWMM

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    23 November 1891 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 21 Torridge Street, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    S. Carlyon (father), Oamaru South, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    23/93 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 OtagoNew Zealand 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 1.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      160 lb AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Carlyon was the son of Mr. W. S. Carlyon, of Duntroon, South Oamaru, New Zealand.

    Disembarked Suez, 15 November 1915, and appointed Cook.
    Embarked for Matruh, 20 December 1915, and relinquished appointment as Cook.
    Admitted to Notts & Derby Mounted Field Ambulance, 28 December 1915 (dysentery); transferred to Hospital Ship, 31 December 1915, and admitted to No 15 General Hospital, Alexandria; transferred to Aotea Convalescent Home, Montazah, 19 February 1916; discharged to duty, 22 February 1916; rejoined Bn, Moascar, 8 March 1916.
    Embarked Alexandria for France, 6 April 1916.
    Admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 1 August 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 14 August 1917 (details illegible on Form B103).
    Appointed Lance Corporal, 12 October 1917.
    Wounded in action, 4 December 1917 (gun shot wound, left knee, fractured femur), and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance; transferred same to No 3 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station; to No 2 Australian General Hospital, Wimereux, 8 December 1917; listed as dangerously ill, 10 December 1917.
    Died of wounds, 10.40 pm, 10 December 1917.

    Father: Mr W.S. Carlyon, Duntroon, South Oamaru AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 December 1917 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Wimereux Communal Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM VIII. A. 23. AWMM
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Sources

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