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James Brown

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 84 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Brown AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 16/564 AWMM
    • WWI 16/564 A AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Morman Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    4 April 1895 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Mahia, H.B., NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Mahia, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Mere Brown (aunt), Mahia, Opoutama, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 18 September 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian, Egyptian EF & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • 2nd NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    • WWI 16/564 AWMM
    • WWI 16/564 A AWMM
  • Military service
    1915-1920 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    1914-1915 Star
    British War Medal
    Victory Medal
    Plaque & Scroll (number not declared) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    • WW1 AWMM
    • 30 June 1915 at Takapuna Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Occupation before enlistment
    scholar Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    20yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record

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
    • Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died of disease AWMM
    • Hospitalised 4 times with Influenza/phthisis & 2 times from knee injury. Invalided home 1918 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr. and Mrs. James Brown, of Opoutama, Hawke's Bay

    Nominal Rolls number is 16/564, Archives NZ as 16/564A AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 August 1920 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    24yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record & BMD NZ Records
  • Place of death
    Napier, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 3 April 2016 - Military Record & BMD NZ Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Park Island Cemetery, off Clyde Jeffrey Drive, Napier, New Zealand AWMM Anglican Block, Sect. 13, Page 12, Grave 4 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 Expeditionary Force. Roll of Honour. (1923). Wellington, N.Z.: Ministry of Defence. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 84 AWMM
    • Soutar, M. (2019). Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori In the First World War. New Zealand: David Bateman Ltd. AWMM
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