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James Robert Kean

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Identity

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    18 September 1892 Military Personnel file Military Personnel file
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • WW1 13 December 1914 AWMM Tyne Street, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
    • The last Address was Christchurch but it does not say with who Public - LYN TILBURY ( GRANDDAUGHTER ] - Researcher - 28 April 2015 - War Records
  • Post war occupation
    He worked in Crust and Crust controler of lift and sample rooms Public - LYN TILBURY ( GRANDDAUGHTER ] - Researcher - 28 April 2015 - My Grandmother and my Mother told me as i was the first born grandchild and 67 years old
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Andrew Kean (father), Tyne Street, Oamaru, New Zealand AWMM
    • Andrew Kean of Oamaru Public - LYN TILBURY ( GRANDDAUGHTER ] - Researcher - 28 April 2015 - Research
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 17 April 1915 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM
    • James Robert Kean was the oldest son of Andrew and Sarah Kean Nee Fraser Public - LYN TILBURY ( GRANDDAUGHTER ] - Researcher - 28 April 2015 - Marriage Cerft

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Before he listed he worked for his father as a Blacksmith in Andrew Kean Livery stables in Oamau Public - LYN TILBURY ( GRANDDAUGHTER ] - Researcher - 28 April 2015 - Study and research Hocken Lib family info
  • 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
    • Medical, WWI AWMM
      Developed rheumatism, right shoulder AWMM
    • 1 August 1915 AWMMHospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Admitted Hospital, Alexandria AWMM
    • Classification, WWI AWMM
      Medically unfit, returned to New Zealand aboard Aparima 10 August 1915 AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • He Returned to NZ SS Afarina Aug 10 1915 , ( Family Source, 26/04/15)

    Son of Sarah Ellen Kean (nee Fraser) and Andrew Kean. (Family source 19/05/15)

    Married to Irene May Kean (nee Fifeld) (Family source 19/05/15) AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    6 June 1961 Military Personnel file
    Age 68 AWMM
    DunedinOtago Military Personnel file
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Andersons Bay Cemetery, Tomahawk Road, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Block 229. Plot 26 AWMM
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  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • To the memory of James Robert Kean who was a loving Husband of Irene May Kean of 11 Challis Street Vauxhall Dunedin And loved father of Marjorie [Mrs Paton ] Lois Kean of Wellington Nola [ Mrs Watson ]and Lloyd In his 69th year who passed away June 6th 1961 at Dunedin
    Public - Lynley Ellen - Other Relative - 15 April 2015

Sources

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16 May 2016Researcher for familyAucklandResearcher
02 June 2015Lynley new zealandOther Relative
28 April 2015LYN TILBURY ( GRANDDAUGHTER ]Dunedin Researcher
15 April 2015 Lynley Ellen Dunedin New Zealand Other Relative
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