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James Alex Wells Jewell

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Photograph of Private James Jewell, Otago Infantry Regiment, a patient at Oaklands Park, Weybridge. Image kindly provided by National Army Museum, 1986.1753. Sister Mary Eleanor Gould, New Zealand Army Nursing Service. Image may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Photograph of Private James Jewell, Otago Infantry Regiment, a patient at Oaklands Park, Weybridge. …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Alex Wells AWMM
  • Surname
    Jewell AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    James Alexander Wells Jewell AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23558 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    11 July 1879 AWMM South AustraliaAustralia AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs B. Jewell (mother), Millicent, South Australia AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 23558 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 11 February 1916 AWMM
    Age 37 AWMM
    Labourer/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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Jewell was the son of Benjamin Thomas Jewell and the late Elvina Jewell. Native of Casterton, Victoria, Australia. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 September 1916 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France 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
    Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial, Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France AWMM

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