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Benjamin Stevens Jordan

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Portrait, Obituary The Star, 30 May 1918 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Benjamin Stevens AWMM
  • Surname
    Jordan AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • 6066 AWMM
    • 6/1109 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    17 December 1883 AWMM RangioraCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    • Pre 16 January 1902 AWMM Church Street, North Rangiora, New Zealand AWMM
    • Pre 14 August 1914 AWMM Rangiora, New Zealand AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Unknown address AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • Frederick William S. Jordan (father), Rangiora, New Zealand AWMM
    • Fred W.S. Jordan, care of Perrott, Holcroft, and Co., Rangiora, New Zealand AWMM
    • Mrs Elsie C. Jordan (wife), Glenmore, Omihi, North Canterbury, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Pre 12 February 1916 AWMM Single AWMM
    • Unknown AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • 1914-1916 Egypt AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • 6066 AWMM
    • 6/1109 AWMM
  • Military service
    • Rangiora Rifles 1900 AWMM
    • 13th (North Canterbury and Westland) Regiment AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Training and Enlistment

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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, Unknown Period AWMM
      6 foot AWMM
    • Weight, Unknown Period AWMM
      180 pounds AWMM
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      1915 admitted to hospital with enteritis AWMM
    • Medical, Unknown Period AWMM
      Chronic ear deafness, evacuated for an operation and convalescence in New Zealand AWMM
    • Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
      Killed in an aircraft accident AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr Frederick William S. and Ellen Jordan, of Rangiora; husband of Elsie C. Jordan, of 136 Bishop St., St. Albans, Christchurch.

    Major Jordan had served in the Boer War and at the time of his death was the Second in Command of the New Zealand Command Depot at Codford.

    Accidentally killed in an aeroplane accident. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    24 May 1918 AWMM
    Age 34 AWMM
    AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Codford (St Mary) New Churchyard, Wiltshire, England AWMM 130 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: The Star, 30 May 1918 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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