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John Duffy

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Duffy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 65960 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 August 1896 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
    09 August 1896 Public - Ngaire Mary - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Photocopy of Births from Registrar General for Scotland's records.
  • Place of birth
    Parish of Kirkcowan, County of
    Wigtown, Scotland. Public - Ngaire Mary - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Photocopy of Births from Registrar General for Scotland's records.
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Marion Duffy (mother), Grotto Street, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    John Duffy uncle of my husband Ronald Harold George Duffy. Public - Ngaire Mary - Other relative - 25 April 2016 - Family records.

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 65960 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 19 June 1917 AWMM
    Age 20 AWMM
    Boilermaker/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
    Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Duffy was the son of Mrs. M. Duffy, of Church St., Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    9 October 1918 AWMM
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  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Beaulencourt British Cemetery, Ligny-Thilloy, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM I. B. 26. AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Onehunga War Memorial Swimming Pool, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Onehunga Arch of Remembrance, Jellicoe Park (off Quadrant Road), Park Gardens, Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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  • John and George Duffy both died in the first world war. They were precious to their family in Onehunga. We wish we could have known them.
    Public - Oliver and Oscar - Other Relative - 30 June 2015

Sources

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DateNameLocationRelationshipContact
25 April 2016Ngaire MaryAuckland New ZealandOther relative
30 June 2015Oliver and OscarAuckland, NZOther Relative
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