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John Percy Coulter

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 154 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 154 - No known copyright restrictions

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Percy AWMM
  • Surname
    Coulter AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 10/1455 AWMM
    • WWII 802854 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    18 May 1894. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File : AWMM
  • Place of birth
    Urenui, Taranaki. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File : AWMM
  • Birth notes
    Son of Mrs Beatrice Borland - of Ngaere, South Taranaki. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File : AWMM
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Alma Road, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs James Borland (mother), Konini, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Private AWMM
    WellingtonNew Zealand AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Blacksmith - at Wanganui, Rangitikei Region. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File.
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
    WW1
  • Days interned
    8 August 1915 to 30 November 1918 - at Bilemedik Pozanti. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File & "New Zealand and World War One Prisoners of War - Turkey" : www.sooty.nz/nzww1prisonersturkey.html
  • Liberation date
    30 November 1918. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File & "New Zealand and World War One Prisoners of War - Turkey" : www.sooty.nz/nzww1prisonersturkey.html
  • Liberation Repatriation
    Repatriated - as a POW of Turkey - 30 November 1918 - Firstly to Egypt (6 December 1918) and then ho Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File & "New Zealand and World War One Prisoners of War - Turkey" : www.sooty.nz/nzww1prisonersturkey.html
  • 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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  • Private John P. Coulter - of the Wellington Infantry Battalion - was captured, and taken as a POW by Turkish Forces - on 8 August 1915 at Chunuk Bair, Gallipoli, Turkey. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Reference : "New Zealanders Captured by the Ottomans" : New Zealand History Online : www.nzhistory.org.nz

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 January 1963 Public Source
  • Date of death
    8 January 1963. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File.
  • Age at death
    68 years. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File.
  • Place of death
    Hamilton, New Zealand. Public - Jenifer - Researcher - 17 April 2018 - Military File.
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • 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 High Commission (Great Britain). (1917). A short sketch of the work of the New Zealand Prisoners of War Department in London and of other undertakings connected with the war. London, England: High Commissioner for New Zealand. 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: 154 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
17 April 2018JeniferWairarapaResearcher
02 January 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher

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