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John French

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 60), Page: 20 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 60), Page: 20 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    French AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 42646 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 16 December 1916 AWMM Forsyth, Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Margaret French (mother), Forsyth, Lawrence, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 26 April 1917 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 42646 AWMM
  • Military service
    Lieutenant in 12th (Otago) Mounted Rifles AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 16 December 1916 AWMM Farmer/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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Critically wounded on the 13 October with gun shot wounds and gassed, admitted 59 general Hospital, St Omer AWMM
    • Died of wounds, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Samuel and Margaret French AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    14 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 35 AWMM
    BelgiumEurope AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM IV. E. 43. 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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Contributors

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25 March 2017AllanRotoruaResearcher

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