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James Comeskey

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 142 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 142 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Comeskey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • James Gerald Comeskey AWMM
    • Jim Public - Leo - Other relative - 20 August 2017 - Family documents and Letters
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3221 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Roman Catholic Public - Leo - Other relative - 20 August 2017 - Family documents and letters

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    28 March 1895 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs S.J. Comeskey (mother), Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/3221 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM WellingtonNew 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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Accidental death on active service AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Comeskey was the son of James and Sarah Comeskey, of Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 July 1918 AWMM
    Age 23 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Gommecourt Wood New Cemetery, Foncquevillers, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM III. C. 10. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
12 April 2019GlennWellingtonResearcher
20 August 2017Leo AucklandOther relative
19 June 2016Leo JamesAucklandOther relative

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