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Karl Kjoss

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 33), Page: 35 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 33), Page: 35 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Karl AWMM
  • Surname
    Kjoss AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Charles Curtiss AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23145 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
    F. Kjoss (brother-in-law), 113 Romilly Street, Westport, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23145 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 Seaman AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • (Served as CURTISS). Karl Kjoss was the son of Oluf Emil and Jorgine Kathrine Kjoss, of Norway. Native of Kristiansand, Norway.

    Listed at Archives New Zealand as CURTISS, Charles - [a.k.a. KJOSS, Karl]

    Next of kin is incorrectly transcribed on Nominal roll as F. Kejoss. NoK name has been spelled in various forms as Kjoss and Kejoss in Archives NZ but Karl's name is consistently Kjoss.Family sources tell us correct spelling is the same as his brother- Kjoss. ( Family source, 5/05/15) AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    12 October 1917 AWMM
    Age 30 AWMM
    YpresBelgium 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



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  • Memorial name
    Tyne Cot Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM

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  • In memory of a Great Uncle, who changed his name to enrol and gave his life for our Country.
    Public - David - Other Relative - 5 May 2015



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05 May 2015DavidWhanganui, New ZealandOther Relative
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