John George AWMM
Also known as
WWI 15750 AWMM
26 August 1876 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
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Next of kin on embarkation
Mrs J. Morris (mother), 6 Adelaide Road, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
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- Height, WWI AWMM
5' 11" AWMM
- Weight, WWI AWMM
150 lb AWMM
Embarked Wellington, 29 July 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 28 September 1916, and marched in to Sling Camp.
Proceeded overseas to France, 10 October 1916; joined 2nd Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, in the field, 5 February 1917.
Admitted to No 1 Stationary Hospital, Arques, 9 May 1917 (dental caries).
Attached to Reinforcements Camp, 30 September 1917.
Rejoined Bn, in the field, 1 november 1917.
Detached to No 3 Canadian Tunnelling Company, 9 November 1917; rejoined unit from detachment, 12 December 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 5 January 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 22 January 1918.
Admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, 29 June 1918 (influenza); transferred to 29th Casualty Clearing Station, 30 June 1918; to 16th General Hospital, Le Treport, 2 July 1918; to Base Details, Etaples, 1 August 1918.
Commenced return to New Zealand from Plymouth on board HMNZT 'Ruapehu', 9 January 1919; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service: arterio-solerisis), 21 March 1919.
War service: 2 years 353 days (of which 2 years 208 days were abroad) AWMM
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