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John Thomas Jones

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 378 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 378 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Thomas AWMM
  • Surname
    Jones AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 4627 AWMM
    • 13/270 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • 6 April 1882 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra ChristchurchCanterbury Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    • 6 April 1882 Noel Smith Research Project
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM 21 Station Street, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Miss M.A. Jones, 25 Daniel Street, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • Miss M.A. Jones, 25 Daniel Street, Wellington, 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
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      144 lb AWMM
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 7" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      144 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Transferred to Morea at Sydney, Australia.

    Embarked Egypt for Gallipoli, 9 May 1915.
    Admitted to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 9 August 1915 (ricked knee); transferred to hospital ship, 9 August 1915, and admitted to hospital, Mudros, 10 August 1915; transferred to England, 25 August 1915, and admitted to Rubery War Hospital, 16 September 1915 (concussion); transferred to Base Depot, Grey Towers, 21 February 1916; left NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, to rejoin unit, Egypt, 1 March 1916.
    Admitted to NZ Auxiliary Hospital, Moascar, 14 March 1916 (bronchitis); joined No 2 Field Ambulance, and reverted to ranks at own request, 24 March 1916.
    Admitted to hospital from Salhia, 15 April 1916 (enteric: slight), and transferred same day to Egyptian Government Hospital, Zagazig; to NZ General Hospital, Cairo, 1 May 1916 (spinal trouble).
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Suez on board HT 'Tahiti', 5 May 1916

    War service: Egypt
    Disembarked Suez, 14 November 1916, and posted to Training Regiment as Lance Corporal.
    Admitted to 26th Stationary Hospital, Ismailia, 23 November 1916 (piles); transferred to Military Infectious Hospital, Choubra, 24 November 1916 (measles); to 27th General Hospital, Cairo, 1 December 1916 (piles); to Aotea Convalescent Hospital, Helipolis, 6 December 1916.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Suez on board HT 'Euripides', 22 January 1917; discharged (no longer physically fit for Active Service on account of illness contracted on Active Service), 27 March 1917.
    War service: 2 years 229 days (of which 2 years 15 days were abroad)

    See other entry for first period of service.

    Father was named Thomas Armstrong Jones. AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    22 July 1956 Noel Smith Research Project
    Age 75 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Karori Cemetery AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Eadie, Forbes. Troopships engaged in the Maori Wars, 1840-1865; in the South African War, 1899-1902; in the Great War, 1914-1918. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-90/38. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 378 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      40: 3 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra 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
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith (2020-2021). AWMM

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