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James McGarvey

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 34), Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 34), Page: 29 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James AWMM
  • Surname
    McGarvey AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 14304 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    25 December 1894 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra CookstownCounty Tyrone Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs David Ferguson (sister), Nukutawhiti, Whangarei, North Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 14304 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 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
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 9" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      168 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 26 June 1916; disembarked Devonport, England,22 August 1916; marched in to Auckland Company, 1st Training Bn, Sling Camp, 23 August 1916.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 19 September 1916; joined 1st Bn, Auckland Infantry Regiment, in the field, 3 October 1916.
    On leave to United Kingdom, 18 August 1917; rejoined Bn from leave, 5 September 1917.
    Found guilty, 12 September 1917, of overatying leave from midnight, 30 August, to 2 September 1917: awarded 7 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 3 days' pay under Royal Warrant.
    Attached to Australian Tunnellers, 11 December 1917.
    Admitted to No 1 Australian Field Ambulance, 25 December 1917 (pneumonia); transferred same day to 53rd Casualty Clearing Station; to No 2 Canadian General Hospital, Outrean, 31 December 1917; to England, 3 August 1918, and admitted same day to Southwark Military Hospital.
    Trasferred to No 1 NZ General Hospital, Brockenhurst, 29 January 1918; to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 22 February 1918; discharged on leave, 15 March 1918, until 30 March 1918.
    Admitted to No 3 NZ General Hospital, Codford, 28 May 1918; attached to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 4 June 1918.
    Appointed Lance Corporal, 6 September 1918.
    Detached to School of Instruction, Tidworth, 9 September 1918; rejoined Auckland Reserve Bn, Sling Camp, 19 October 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Southampton on board HT 'Willochra', 8 March 1919; disembarked Wellington, 15 April 1919; discharged, 13 May 1919.
    Total war service: 3 years 67 days (of which 2 years 294 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
      34: 29 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM

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