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Michael Joseph Counihan

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Michael Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Counihan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 74693 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    20 April 1889 AWMM AWMM
    Oamaru, North Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM North Road, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    John Counihan (father), North Road, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 June 1918 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 74693 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Clerk 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
    • Wounds , Diseases, Unknown Period AWMM
      Listed syphillis in medical at attestation AWMM
    • Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of tuberculosis AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Bridget (nee Sullivan) and John Counihan (m 1885)

    Three sons went to war Cornelius (65552); Edmund (55732); and Michael Joseph (74693) who was invalided to New Zealand and died of tuberculosis

    Listed as Joseph Counihan on the Cemetery record AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    2 February 1919 AWMM
    DunedinOtago AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Oamaru (Old) Cemetery, Perth Street -Test Street - Greta Street, Oamaru, Waitaki District, New Zealand AWMM Block 161, Grave 25. AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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