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John Alexander Cramp

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Alexander AWMM
  • Surname
    Cramp AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2104 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Hawera, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs M. Cramp (mother), Hawera, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 9 October 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2104 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Cramp was the son of Mrs. M. Cramp, of Hawera, Taranaki, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 October 1916 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    28yrs Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 12 May 2023 - Military Record
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Serre Road Cemetery No 2, Somme, France AWMM XXI. C. 5/7. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    GISBORNE SCHOOL COMMITTEE.
    The headmaster also reported the death at the front of another old boy of the school, John Cramp, and the committee instructed the secretary to convey to Mrs Cramp its sympathy with her in the loss of her son Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 12 May 2023 - GISBORNE SCHOOL COMMITTEE.
    GISBORNE TIMES, VOLUME XLVIII, ISSUE 4512, 31 MARCH 1917, PAGE 6
  • Memorial name
    Gisborne War Memorial Public - Lorraine Mona - Researcher - 12 May 2023 - https://nzhistory.govt.nz/media/photo/gisborne-region-first-world-war-memorial
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Hamilton Memorial Park, Memorial Drive, Hamilton East, 3216 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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12 May 2023Lorraine MonaGisborneResearcher

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