James Thomas AWMM
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WWI 27238 AWMM
18 September 1893 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Oxford
, Canterbury Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
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Nicholas Grose Dalley (father), New Zealand Railways, Oxford, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
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- Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM
- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 7.5" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
152 lb AWMM
James Dalley was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Groes Dalley, of 67 Byron St., Sydenham, Christchurch.
New Zealand at the Front ( a magazine written and published and illustrated in France by men of the New Zealand Division) 1917 issue, page141.
Embarked Wellington, 25 September 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 21 November 1916, and marched into Sling Camp.
Reverted to Lance Corporal, 21 November 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 9 December 1916; joined 2nd Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, in the field, 5 January 1917; relinquished rank of Temporary Lance Corporal, 5 January 1917.
Killed in action, 7 June 1917.
Commemorated on Addington Workshops Roll of Honour, Ferrymead, Christchurch. Parents: Mr & Mrs Nicholas Grose Dalley, 67 Byron Street, Sydenham, Christchurch AWMM
7 June 1917 AWMM
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- Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines Ridge British Cemetery, Belgium AWMM
- Railways Roll of Honour board. Wellington Railway Station, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017. AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
41: 18 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
- Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
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