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John George Morris

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Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 37), Page: 22 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John George AWMM
  • Surname
    Morris AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 15750 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 August 1876 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. Morris (mother), 6 Adelaide Road, Wellington, 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 15750 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Dealer/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' 11" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      150 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • 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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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
      37: 22 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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