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James Augustus Kane

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 16 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 43), Page: 16 - No known copyright restrictions


  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Augustus AWMM
  • Surname
    Kane AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • James Augustine Kane AWMM
    • James Agustus Kane AWMM
    • James Augustine Kane AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 28889 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • WaikouaitiOtago AWMM
    • 6 August 1892 Noel Smith and Lyn Griffiths research
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Peter Kane (father), Merton, North Otago, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 11 October 1916 AWMM Single/WWI AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 28889 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
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment


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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
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Died of influenza AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Kane, of Evansdale, Otago.

    Four brothers served in WW1: James Augustus Kane (28889), Joseph Constantine Kane (44643), Hugh Kane (29554), Daniel Kane (53204).

    Typo on the Nominal Roll, name spelled as James Agustus Kane. Death registration and buried as James Augustine Kane AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    • 14 November 1918 AWMM
      Age 25 AWMM
      DunedinOtago AWMM
    • 14 November 1918 Allan Steel Cemetery Project
      Age 25 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    • Hawksbury (Waikouati) Cemetery, Elgin Street, Hawksbury, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM Block 4RC. Plot 32 AWMM
    • Waikouaiti/Hawkesbury Cemetery, Dunedin City Council AWMM Block 4RC, Plot 33B AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference



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07 October 2022NormHavelock North NZResearcher

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