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John Gosnell

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1916 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Gosnell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 3/1270 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    1872 Public - Lynlee - Researcher - 31 January 2017 - https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz Birth Registration 1872/23156
  • Place of birth
    New Zealand, probably Wairoa Public - Lynlee - Researcher - 31 January 2017 - https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Gosnell-344
  • Birth notes
    His parents were Joseph Gosnell and Louisa. His mother was head teacher of Wairoa School and his fat Public - Lynlee - Researcher - 31 January 2017 - https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Gosnell-344
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Tahunga, Poverty Bay, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Irene N. Gosnell (wife), 258 Ormond Road, Gisborne, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 13 June 1915 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 3/1270 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 AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Journalist Public - Lynlee - Researcher - 31 January 2017 - http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/newspapers/EP19160620.2.78.1 Page 7 Advertisements Column 1,Evening Post, Volume XCI, Issue 145, 20 June 1916
  • 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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Death

About death

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  • Death
    29 May 1916 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France AWMM I. B. 21. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

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Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
31 January 2017LynleeCooma, NSWResearcher
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