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James Francis McGovern

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Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 448 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 1, Page: 448 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Francis AWMM
  • Surname
    McGovern AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 11/1463 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    10 September 1887 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra BlenheimMarlborough Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Watershed Road, Hunterville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Mary McGovern (mother), Watershed Road, Hunterville, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 August 1915 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 11/1463 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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' 5.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      142 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Posted to Wellington Mounted Rifles Regiment, Mudros, 4 October 1915.
    Disembarked Alexandria, 25 December 1915 (general Gallipoli evacuation), 25 December 1915.
    Left for Canal Zone, 23 January 1916.
    Transferred from Zagazig to NZ General Hospital, Cairo, for medical examination, 30 April 1916.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Suez on board HT 'Tahiti', 5 May 1916 (synovitis, left knee); discharged (no longer physically fit for war service on account of injuries sustained on Active Service), 7 September 1916.
    Total War Service: 1 year 86 days (of which 298 days were abroad) AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
    19 November 1944 Military Personnel File
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Plot 3, RSA Block, Matiere Cemetery, Matiere AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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