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James Dixon

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 75), Page: 37 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 75), Page: 37 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Dixon AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 64299 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 August 1890 AWMM CastlewellanDown AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 19 June 1917 AWMM Belvedere, Eden View Road, Mt Albert, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs I. Dixon (mother), Castlewellan, County Down, Ireland AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 21 November 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 64299 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 19 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    Platelayer/Civilian 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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Wounded 17 May 1918 AWMM
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Dixon was the son of Robert and Isabella Dixon, of Castlewellan, Co. Down, Ireland.

    His sister lived in Auckland.

    The Inscription on the original wooden cross read "Erected by his brothers, Bob of S. Africans, Alec of Australians, Marcus of R.I. Rifles". AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    17 May 1918 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    FranceEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Louvencourt Military Cemetery, Somme, France AWMM Plot 1. Row D. Grave 46. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Memorial plaque, St Judes (Anglican) Church, St Jude Street, Avondale, Auckland AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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