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Oswald George James

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  • Service number
    WWI 11/300 AWMM
  • Also known as
    Ossie Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 6 June 2015 - Military & Family Records
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Wellington Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 September 2015 - Military record
  • Last rank
  • War
Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 363 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 363 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
    Trooper & Bugler Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 6 June 2015 - Military & Family Records
  • Forenames
    Oswald George AWMM
  • Surname
    James AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Ossie Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 6 June 2015 - Military & Family Records
  • Service number
    WWI 11/300 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 6 June 2015 - Military & Family Records
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion
    Church of England Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 6 June 2015 - Military & Family Records

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    19 September 1894 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    19 September 1894 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 September 2015 - Military Record & Family Research
  • Place of birth
    Everton, Lancashire, England Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 September 2015 - Military Record & Family Research
  • Birth notes
    Son of Oswald James & Frances nee' Thompson Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 September 2015 - Military Record & Family Research
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Care of R. K. Murphy, Waiau, Tokomaru Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
    Farmer Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 24 May 2015 - Family Records
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 O.G. James (father), 76 Knockland Road, Clubmore, Liverpool, England AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
    • married 1918 Esther May nee' Wilson (widow of William Patrick Dunne) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 September 2015 - Military Record & Family Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian, Egyptian EF & Balkan - Gallipoli Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 September 2015 - Military record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Wellington Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 September 2015 - Military record
  • Service number
    WWI 11/300 AWMM
  • Military service
    1914-1918 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 17 September 2015 - Military record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    East Coast Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 23 May 2015 - Military & Family Records
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    shepherd Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 24 May 2015 - Family Records
  • Age on enlistment
    WWI in NZ 20yrs; in England 22ys; WWII 40yrs Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 23 May 2015 - Military & Family Records

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
    4 May 1971 Public Source
  • Date of death
    4 May 1971 Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 17 September 2015 - Rotorua Cemetery Records
  • Age at death
    78yrs Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 17 September 2015 - Rotorua Cemetery Records
  • Place of death
    Rotorua, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 17 September 2015 - Rotorua Cemetery Records
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Rotorua Cemetery, Sala Rd, Rotorua Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 17 September 2015 - Rotorua Cemetery Records
  • Grave reference
    Block 6, Section RSA, Plot 393 Public - Lorraine M - Other Relative - 17 September 2015 - Rotorua Cemetery Records
  • 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
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Page No: 363 AWMM
    • HMNZT 6. Orari tatler : a souvenir of the voyage of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force from Wellington to Alexandria, Oct. 16th-Dec. 3rd, 1914. (1915). [Cairo, Egypt]: Whitehead, Morris and Co. (Egypt) Ltd. AWMM

Contributors

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01 September 2022Lorraine MonaGisborne Researcher
17 September 2015Lorraine MGisborne, NZOther Relative

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