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John Charles Grainger

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 17 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 17 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Charles AWMM
  • Surname
    Grainger AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 25/108 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 July 1890 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    25 July 1890 Public - Ross - Other Relative - 11 September 2015 - B D M Records
  • Place of birth
    Methven, Canterbury, New Zealand. Public - Ross - Other Relative - 11 September 2015 - B D M Records
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    T.G. Grainger (mother), 506 River Road, Darlington, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25/108 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Labourer/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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Sergeant Public - Ross - Other relative - 22 May 2016 - Military Personnel File

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 August 1974 Public Source
  • Date of death
    4 August 1974 Public - Brendon John - Other Relative - 24 April 2015 - Family History
  • Age at death
    83 Public - Brendon John - Other Relative - 24 April 2015 - Family History
  • Place of death
    Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand Public - Brendon John - Other Relative - 24 April 2015 - Family History
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Eltham Cemetery, Eltham, Taranaki, New Zealand. Public - Ross - Other relative - 3 January 2016 - Cemetery records
  • Grave reference
    R S A , Block II, Plot 4 Public - Ross - Other relative - 3 January 2016 - Cemetery records
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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  • John Charles Grainger Died: 6 Aug 1974, Hawera, Taranaki, New Zealand, Aged 84 yrs, Buried: Eltham Cemetery, R S A, Block II, Plot 14. John also served in W W II, Sergeant, Machinegun Corps.
    Public - Ross - Other Relative - 11 September 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • McDonald, W. (2013). Honours and Awards to the New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Great War, 1914-1918. (3rd ed.). Hamilton, N.Z.: Richard Stowers. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      24: 17 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
22 May 2016RossBulls NZOther relative
24 April 2015Brendon JohnBrisbane, AustraliaOther Relative

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