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David Inglis Jones

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 62), Page: 25 - No known copyright restrictions

Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 62), Page: 25 - No known copyright restrictions

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    David Inglis AWMM
  • Surname
    Jones AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 44063 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    • AWMM
      Australia AWMM
    • 19 June 1979 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 George Watts (sister), Derrinallum, Victoria, Australia 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 44063 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 Platelayer/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' 2.75" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      147 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 26 April 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 20 July 1917, and marched in to Sling Camp.
    Marched out to Machine Gun Depot, Grantham, 8 August 1917.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 19 October 1917; posted to strength, No 4 Company, NZ Machine Gun Corps, in the field, 28 October 1917.
    Wounded in action, 24 November 1917; oroginally listed as 'remained at duty'; subsequently recorded as admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance, and transferred to No 3 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 25 November 1917 (gun shot wound, face); transferred to No 3 Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, 2 December 1917.
    Instance noted, 15 December 1917, of meritorious/gallant conduct: Voluntarily acted as a donor for blood transfusion with the object of saving the life of a comrade.
    Transferred to England, 5 December 1917, and admitted to Military Hospital, Endell Street, London; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 11 December 1917; discharged on furlough, 27 March 1918, to report to NZ Convalescent Depot, Codford, 11 April 1918.

    Commenced return to New Zealand on board HT 'Chupra', 8 June 1918; disembarked New Zealand, 28 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of engagement), 25 August 1919.
    War service: 2 years 293 days (of which 2 years 94 days were abroad)
    Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

    Parents: Alfred and Elizabeth JONES (both b. England) 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. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      62: 25 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM

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