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James Bernard Coley

Trooper James Bernard Coley (1893 - 1981). Nelson Provincial Museum, Tyree Studio Collection: 84141

Trooper James Bernard Coley (1893 - 1981). Nelson Provincial Museum, Tyree Studio Collection: 84141

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Bernard AWMM
  • Surname
    Coley AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 7/543 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    12 March 1893 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    12 March 1893 Public - Verna - Other Relative - 25 July 2015 - family historian
  • Place of birth
    Foxton, New Zealand Public - Verna - Other Relative - 25 July 2015 - family historian
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Richmond, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Barber Public - Verna - Other Relative - 25 July 2015 - electoral roll
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Mrs E.J. Sullivan (mother), Shannon, New Zealand AWMM
    • Elizabeth Jane Williams (Coley) Sullivan Public - Verna - Other Relative - 25 July 2015 - family historian
  • 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 7/543 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • Victory Medal AWMM
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Military Medal (MM) AWMM
      London Gazette 17 December 1917, p13201, Rec No 1326 AWMM
    • Awarded 'Military Medal' (MM) in 1917 - for 'Acts of Gallantry in the Field' at France or Belgium. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 19 July 2017 - Military File : : (Ref NZEF Orders List # 419; Headquarters, London : 31 October 1917)

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Trooper AWMM
    CanterburyNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    farm hand Public - Verna - Other Relative - 25 July 2015 - electoral roll
  • 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
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
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  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
19 July 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher
25 July 2015Verna Goldcoast AustraliaOther Relative

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