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John Gibson Smith Bathgate

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 52), Page: 14 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 52), Page: 14 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Gibson Smith AWMM
  • Surname
    Bathgate AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 36536 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    26 December 1893 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra DunedinOtago Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs C. Bathgate (mother), 68 High Street, Maori Hill, Dunedin, 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 36536 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Plumber 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' 4" 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, 19 January 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 27 March 1917, and marched in to 1st Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 28 May 1917.
    Wounded in action, 26 June 1917 (shell shock); admitted to No 1 NZ Field Ambulance, 28 June 1917; transferred to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 29 June 1917; to 8th Stationary Hospital, Wimereux, 30 June 1917; to No 1 Convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 3 July 1917; to NZ Base Depot, Etaples, 5 July 1917.
    Transferred to 1st Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, in the field, and posted to 4th Company, 11 August 1917.
    Wounded in action (Second occasion), 4 October 1917 (shell concussion), and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, and transferred to 9th Casualty Clearing Station; to St John Ambulance Brigade Hospital, Etaples, 5 October 1917; to England, 10 October 1917, and admitted to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 15 October 1917; to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 6 November 1917; marched in to Reserve Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, Sling Camp, 19 February 1918.
    Appointed Lance Corporal, 27 April 1918.
    Appointed Temporary Corporal, 13 July 1918.
    Promoted Corporal, 18 December 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from Liverpool on board HMNZT 'Maunganui', 17 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of engagement), 21 July 1919.
    War service: 2 years 304 days (of which 2 years 156 days were abroad) AWMM
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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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Sources

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