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James Melville Croucher

Roll of Honour, new Sandon School, and dedication tablet erected by Sandon Old Boy's Association (photo G. Fortune) - Image has All Rights Reserved

Roll of Honour, new Sandon School, and dedication tablet erected by Sandon Old Boy's Association (ph …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Melville AWMM
  • Surname
    Croucher AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10/2568 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Sanson, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    W.J. Croucher (brother), Sanson, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10/2568 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    13 November 1958 Public Source
  • Date of death
    13/11/1958 Public - Allan - Researcher - 19 January 2019 - Manawatu District Council cemetery records
  • Age at death
    81 Public - Allan - Researcher - 19 January 2019 - Manawatu District Council cemetery records
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Sandon Cemetery, Sanson, Manawatu District, New Zealand Public - Allan - Researcher - 19 January 2019 - Manawatu District Council cemetery records
  • Grave reference
    Row J Plot 7 Public - Allan - Researcher - 19 January 2019 - Manawatu District Council cemetery records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Roll of Honour, new Sandon School, Sanson, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM
    • Memorial gates, Sanson (formerly Sanson school), Sanson, Manawatu, New Zealand AWMM

Roll of Honour

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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
      Vol1: 165 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM

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19 January 2019AllanFeildingResearcher

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