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John Williams Canty

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    • John Williams AWMM
    • John William Public - Dianne Mary - Direct descendant - 25 April 2016 - Was my grandfather. His name was John William Canty not Williams
  • Surname
    Canty AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2371 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    • 31 October 1991 Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 29 April 2016 - Spoke to my mother his daughter
    • 31 October 1891 Public - Gillian Margaret - Direct descendant - 3 May 2017 - Irene Elizabeth Harris (Canty)
  • Place of birth
    London, England Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 29 April 2016 - Spoke to my mother his daughter
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM 42 Hanover Street, Wadestown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Electrician and Councillor Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 29 April 2016 - Spoke to my mother, his daughter
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs L. Canty (aunt), 42 Hanover Street, Wadestown, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 November 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 2/2371 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Meat Inspector Public - Dianne - Direct descendant - 29 April 2016 - Spoke to my mother his daughter
  • 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
    Other, WWI AWMM
    Nature of Injury: C/F left foot, metatarsal 3rd bone and phalanges Pension: 15/- Percent of disability: [Not stated] Source: New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100% AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Present address (as listed in New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%): 61 Vermont Street, Ponsonby, Auckland AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

Roll of Honour

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Leave a tribute or memory of John Williams Canty

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  • Always think of your immense courage with love and great pride, especially on this day.
    Public - Dianne Mary - Direct descendant - 25 April 2016

Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 109 AWMM
    • New Zealand. Army (1920). List of the names of all ex-members of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, suffering permanent disability from 20% to 100%, compiled from returns supplied by the Commissioner of Pensions, in respect to: a) Permanent War Pensions, and from returns supplied by the Director-General of Medical Services, regarding: b) Discharged and undischarged hospital patients, assessed as suffering permanent disability, but not yet in receipt of a pension at date (28-4-20). New Zealand. Director-General of Medical Services. NZ Times Co. (Printer). AWMM

Contributors

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
03 May 2017Gillian MargaretAuckland, New ZealandDirect descendant
29 April 2016DianneSomervilleDirect descendant
25 April 2016Dianne MaryAuckland NZDirect descendant
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