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John Doherty

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Headstone of Private John Doherty (36957). Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. New Zealand War Graves Trust (BEDA9591). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Private John Doherty (36957). Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, B …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Doherty AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 36957 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    24 May 1889 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Annie Moore (mother), 46 Abel Smith Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 19 January 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 36957 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 Unknown AWMM Bushman/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
    05 Oct 1917 {Age 26} AWMMDied of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Michael and Annie Doherty, of 46, Abelsmith Street, Wellington, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    5 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 26 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM IV. A. 5. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Memorial on the tomb of John Lowe in the Feilding Cemetery Public - Allan - Researcher - 15 April 2019 - Taken from plaque and Manawatu District Cemetery Records
  • Memorial reference
    Block 1 Row 137 Plot 115 Public - Allan - Researcher - 15 April 2019 - Taken from plaque and Manawatu District Cemetery Records

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      52: 32 AWMM
    • NZWGT: Information supplied by the New Zealand War Graves Trust as part of the New Zealand War Graves project. This project was established in 2006 to record in text and photographs the 31,758 New Zealanders who have been identifed as serving with New Zealand or Allied forces, and who died in conflicts from the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) up to the present day and in peacekeeping operations. AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

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15 April 2019AllanFeildingResearcher

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