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Irvine George West

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Portrait of Lance Corporal Irvine George West, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 4 / F1711 64. Image is subject to copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Lance Corporal Irvine George West, Archives New Zealand, AALZ 25044 4 / F1711 64. Image …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Irvine George AWMM
  • Surname
    West AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 10931 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
    27th January 1892 Public - James Alfred [ Jim] - Other relative - 5 November 2015 - family papers
  • Place of birth
    Huiakama , via Stratford, Taranaki Public - James Alfred [ Jim] - Other relative - 5 November 2015 - family papers
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
    farmer at Huiakama , later moved to Dargaville Public - James Alfred [ Jim] - Other relative - 5 November 2015 - family papers
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • WW1 Charles Henry West (father), Huikana, via Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
    • Charles Henry West [ father ] and Janet West [ mother] , Huiakama,via Stratford, Taranaki Public - James Alfred [ Jim] - Other relative - 5 November 2015 - family papers
  • Relationship status
    • Single/WWI AWMM
    • Irvine was single in 1914, the only living son in the family . He took over the West's farm on his return. He married , Doreen Findlay Allen, daughter of the local bank manager on 11/10/1933 Public - James Alfred [ Jim] - Other relative - 5 November 2015 - family papers

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 10931 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 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

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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Death

About death

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  • Death
    11 October 1968 AWMM
    AWMM
  • 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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Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      31: 7 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 2: Includes portrait AWMM
    • HMNZT 52.The bugle call of the 12th NZ Reinforcements : being the souvenir number of The Mokoia chronicle.(1916). On board ship: Published on board H.M.N.Z. Transport no. 52 "S.S. Mokoia". AWMM

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
05 November 2015James Alfred [ Jim]New ZealandOther relative

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