John Charles AWMM
Also known as
WWI 23974 AWMM
26 August 1880 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Forres
, Scotland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
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J. Clark (father), Forres, Morayshire, Scotland AWMM
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- Height, WWI AWMM
6' 2" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
174 lb AWMM
Embarked Wellington, 31 May 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 26 July 1916, and marched into Sling Camp.
Proceeded overseas to France from Sling Camp, 19 August 1916; joined unit, in the field, 26 September 1916.
Admitted to 2nd NZ Field Ambulance, 12 May 1917 (accidentally injured: fractured 2nd phalanx, 2nd toe, right foot: unloading sleepers: injury serious; soldier not to blame); transferred to 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 13 May 1917; to 14th General Hospital, Wimereux, 23 May 1917; to England, 23 May 1917, and admitted same day to 2nd NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames; discharged to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 24 May 1917; to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 23 June 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 20 March 1918; rejoined unit, in the field, 5 April 1918.
Detached to Rest Camp, 20 August 1918; rejoined unit, 4 September 1918.
Commenced return to New Zealand from Liverpool on board 'Northumberland', 23 March 1919; discharged, 7 June 1919.
Total war service: 3 years 116 days (of which 2 years 349 days were abroad). AWMM
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