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James Michael Egan

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 28), Page: 25 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 28), Page: 25 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Michael AWMM
  • Surname
    Egan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 4/2079 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    2 February 1891 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra SpringstonCanterbury Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Edward Egan (father), Railway-station, Gore, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 4/2079 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 Railway clerk/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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8.5" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      138 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Disembarked Suez, 2 May 1916.
    Embarked Alexandria, 29 May 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 9 June 1916.
    Forfeited 1 day's pay, Christchurch, 18 June 1916.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 22 September 1916.
    Attached to NZ Division, in the field, 16 January 1917; posted to No 1 Field Company Engineers, 19 January 1917.
    Attached to Headquarters, Divisional Engineers, 19 May 1917.
    Found guilty, 25 July 1917, of when on Active Service being absent without leave from 9 pm, 22 May, until 8.30 am, 25 May 1917 (83 1/2 hours): awarded 21 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 4 days' pay.
    Admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, 16 July 1917 (ametrophia); discharged to NZ Reinforcements Camp, 18 July 1917; rejoined unit, 20 July 1917.
    Found guilty, 8 August 1917, of being absent from billet from 9.30 am, 8 August 1917: awarded 7 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 1 day's pay.
    Admitted to 2/1 East Lancashire Field Ambulance, 30 November 1917 (eye trouble), and transferred same day to 10th Casualty Clearing Station; to 50th Casualty Clearing Station, 4 December 1917; discharged to duty, 10 December 1917; rejoined unit same day.
    On leave to United Kingdom, 28 July 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 15 August 1918.
    Detached to Headquarters, Divisional Engineers, 9 September 1918; rejoined unit, 22 September 1918.
    Detached to Commander Royal Engineers (New Zealand), 29 September 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Tilbury on board 'Tofua', 29 May 1919; discharged, 26 June 1919.
    Total war service: 3 years 194 days (of which 3 years 59 days were abroad) AWMM
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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

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      28: 25 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM

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