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James Lidderdale Houston

Portrait of Private James Lidderdale Houston, Auckland Weekly News, 20 May 1915. Auckland Libraries Heritage Collections AWNS-19150520-39-3. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Private James Lidderdale Houston, Auckland Weekly News, 20 May 1915. Auckland Libraries …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Lidderdale AWMM
  • Surname
    Houston AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 12/925 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
    Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Joseph Houston (father), Kihikihi, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 12/925 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 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Houston, of Te Awamutu

    Attended Auckland University College (now the University of Auckland). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 August 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey 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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  • Memorial name
    • Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey AWMM
    • Pukeatua War Memorial Church and obelisk, Pukeatua, Waikato, New Zealand AWMM
    • Hamilton Memorial Park, Memorial Drive, Hamilton East, 3307 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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