Arthur James AWMM
Also known as
WWI 10/1493 AWMM
Date of birth
Place of birth
Address before enlistment
Unknown AWMM Care of R. Lincoln, Glasgow Street, Wanganui, New Zealand AWMM
Post war occupation
Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs Eliza Gedge (mother), Airel Street, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
Pre 14 February 1915 AWMM Single AWMM
POW liberation details
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- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 6" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
132 lb AWMM
Embarked Egypt for Gallipoli, 16 June 1915; rejoined Bn, 22 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 8 August 1915; admitted to 16th Stationary Hospital, Mudros, 22 August 1915; rejoined Bn at Gallipoli, 29 August 1915.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 31 August 1915 (gun shot wound, back); admitted to NZ General Hospital, Abbassia, 7 September 1915.
Commenced return to New Zealand from Suez on board HS 'Maheno', 29 November 1915; discharged (medically unfit on account of wounds recived in action), 18 May 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Re-attested for Home Service, 9 September 1920; served as medical orderly with the New Zealand Medical Corps; discharged, 13 December 1921. AWMM
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- New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
Page No: 257 AWMM
- NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra 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. 3: Includes portrait AWMM
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