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John Samson Fleming

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Headstone of Rifleman John Samson Fleming (71106). Le Quesnoy Communal Cemetery Extension, France. New Zealand War Graves Trust (FRJK4619). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Rifleman John Samson Fleming (71106). Le Quesnoy Communal Cemetery Extension, France. N …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Samson AWMM
  • Surname
    Fleming AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 71106 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 November 1894 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    J. S Fleming (father), Berwick Street, Mosgiel, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 71106 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 Unknown AWMM Orchardist/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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • John Fleming was the son of John S. and Alice Fleming, of Braview Crescent, Maori Hill, Dunedin, New Zealand. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    • 4 November 1918 AWMM
      Age 24 AWMM
      Le QuesnoyFrance AWMM
    • 4 November 1918 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 24 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Le Quesnoy Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France AWMM I. A. 21. AWMM
    • Andersons Bay General Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 90, Plot 36 AWMM
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Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • References
    • This record was partially compiled from data kindly provided by Allan Steel Cemetery Project (2020) AWMM
      Military Service Record AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      82: 5 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 4: Includes portrait AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM
    • Pugsley, C. (2018). Le Quesnoy, 1918 : New Zealand's Last Battle. Auckland, New Zealand : Oratia. AWMM
    • NZEF CASUALTIES — LE QUESNOY As noted in the Appendix of Dr Christopher Pugsley’s book: Le Quesnoy 1918: New Zealand’s Last Battle. This list was compiled by Richard Stowers and Herb Farrant, and added to by Christopher Pugsley. Please forward any additional names and details to the author through Oratia Media. The list covers period 1–7 November 1918 and those who died after from wounds received in this period. AWMM

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