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John Henry McAvoy

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 26), Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Henry AWMM
  • Surname
    McAvoy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    McAvoz AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23/2044 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
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Healey (sister), Turangaarere, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    1 June 1918 AWMM Married/WWI AWMM
    Doris Mary McAvoy - Parish Church Upton Torquay AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 16 November 1915 AWMM
    Age 32 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
    28 March 1917 AWMMWounds Diseases Etc., WWI AWMM
    Admitted for Shellshock at New Zealand General Hospital Codford AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Surname appears as McAvoz in Nominal Rolls, as McAvoy in Archives New Zealand AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • 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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