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James Doyle

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 55), Page: 32 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    Doyle AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 5652 AWMM
    • 38136 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Michael Doyle (father), Rangiora, Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

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
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Farm hand/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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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    • James Doyle was the brother of Mr. M. Doyle, of South Loburn, Canterbury, New Zealand. AWMM
    • James was born in 1878 to Michael and Bridget Doyle (nee Fitzsimons) at Loburn, North Canterbury. He was one of ten children, his siblings being Annie Lindon (nee Doyle), Michael Doyle, Lucy Fitzell (nee Doyle), John Doyle, Laurence Doyle, Mary Theresa Duffy (nee Doyle), Christopher Doyle, William Doyle and Charles Doyle. James was domiciled in Masterton when he enlisted and shipped out on 18 February 1917. Public - Maria - Other relative - 11 January 2016 - "New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1843-1998," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1961-27195-13643-32?cc=1865481 : accessed 10 January 2016), Masterton Court > Probate records 1918 P12/1918-P46/1918 > image 234 of 579; Archives New Zealand, Auckland Regional Office
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    12 October 1917 AWMM
    YpresBelgium AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
    39 Public - Maria - Other relative - 11 January 2016 - New Zealand BDM archives.
  • Place of death
    A Court of Enquiry determined that James was missing in action presumed killed in France on 12 Octob Public - Maria - Other relative - 11 January 2016 - "New Zealand, Archives New Zealand, Probate Records, 1843-1998," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1961-27195-13643-32?cc=1865481 : accessed 10 January 2016), Masterton Court > Probate records 1918 P12/1918-P46/1918 > image 234 of 579; Archives New Zealand, Auckland Regional Office
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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  • James Doyle was my grandmother Lucy Fitzells brother.He also fought in the Boer War His brother Lawrence Irvine Doyle serial no 15506 also fought in the Great War.
    Public - Brian Richard - Direct descendant - 9 November 2018

Sources

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
      55: 32 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2015). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-3). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 1: Includes portrait AWMM
    • Stowers, R. (2009). Rough riders at war : history of New Zealand's involvement in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 and information on all members of the 10 New Zealand contingents. Hamilton, N.Z.: R. Stowers. AWMM

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09 November 2018Brian RichardNear Picton New ZealandDirect descendant
11 January 2016Maria Auckland, NZOther relative
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