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James Lawrence Hartley Kayes

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 16), Page: 12 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 16), Page: 12 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Lawrence Hartley AWMM
  • Surname
    Kayes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 26/38 AWMM
    • WWII 1/18/76 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 September 1893 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW1 Pre 25 September 1915 AWMM Bellevue Road, Mt Eden, Auckland , New Zealand AWMM
    • WW2 3 Keith Ave, Remuera, Auckland AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Benjamin Arthur Kayes (father), Bellevue Road, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 8 January 1916 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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 9 inches AWMM
    • Other, Unknown Period AWMM
      Normal vision AWMM
    • Hair colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Eye colour, Unknown Period AWMM
      Brown AWMM
    • Complexion, Unknown Period AWMM
      Dark AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • 717 troops of the NZ Rifle Brigade sailed on the troopship "Tahiti" for Suez on the 8 January 1916.

    Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland).

    Did not serve overseas in WWII. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    3 May 1968 AWMM
    Age 74 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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  • Memorial name
    Kingsland Methodist Church Roll of Honour, 1914-1918. Trinity Methodist Church, 400 New North Road, Kingsland, Auckland AWMM

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