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John Birnie

  • Service number
    WWI 2/580 AWMM
  • Also known as
    John Spearman d'Hauteville AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Last rank
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Birnie AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    John Spearman d'Hauteville AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/580 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
    New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 29 November 2015 - Hillsborough Cemetery database; Auckland Council cemetery database via libraries site: http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.html
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    War Pensioner Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 29 November 2015 - Hillsborough Cemetery database; Auckland Council cemetery database via libraries site: http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.html
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. Birnie (mother), O'Rorke Avenue, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/580 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 October 1946 Public Source
  • Date of death
    6 October 1946 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 29 November 2015 - Hillsborough cemetery database; Auckland Council cemetery database via libraries site: http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.html
  • Age at death
    61 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 29 November 2015 - Hillsborough cemetery database; Auckland Council cemetery database via libraries site: http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.html
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Hillsborough Cemetery, Auckland, New Zealand Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 29 November 2015 - personal visit
  • Grave reference
    Area 14 Block B Lot No 162 Public - Sarndra - Researcher - 29 November 2015 - Hillsborough cemetery database; Auckland Council cemetery database via libraries site: http://www.aucklandcity.govt.nz/dbtw-wpd/cemeteries/cemetery.html
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
29 November 2015SarndraAuckland, New ZealandResearcher

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