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John Strathern Brunton

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Strathern AWMM
  • Surname
    Brunton AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Strathemore AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 44682 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 April 1893 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    17 April 1893 Public - Eliabeth - Direct descendant - 4 April 2018 - Family papers
  • Place of birth
    Glasgow Scotland Public - Eliabeth - Direct descendant - 4 April 2018 - Family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Ngongotaha, Rotorua, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs E.E. Brunton (wife), care of P. Murtagh, Bowling Avenue, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 5 April 1917 AWMM Married/WWI AWMM
    • 1915 Public - Eliabeth - Direct descendant - 4 April 2018 - Family papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 44682 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    Military Medal (MM) AWMM
    Citation London Gazette, 24 January 1919, p1254, Rec No 2427 AWMM

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • 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

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    10 January 1972 AWMM
    Age 78 AWMM
    New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Onetangi Cemetery, Onetangi Road, Waiheke Island, New Zealand AWMM Area RSA Block 7 Lot No 228 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      59: 17 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
04 April 2018EliabethAuckland New ZealandDirect descendant

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