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James Edward Douglas

Portrait of Rifleman J. E. Douglas 18th Platoon B Coy. 26th Reinforcement. Left N.Z. 'Rememberance Jas. Doug.' Mickle, A. M. R. (n.d.) Mickle album. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PH-ALB-561. p.132. No known copyright restrictions.

Portrait of Rifleman J. E. Douglas 18th Platoon B Coy. 26th Reinforcement. Left N.Z. 'Rememberance J …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Edward AWMM
  • Surname
    Douglas AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 48469 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    1886 AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs R. Douglas (mother), Glenfield, Birkenhead, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 48469 AWMM
  • Military service
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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
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  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Master Mariner/Civilian AWMM
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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Milba and Robert Douglas

    James and his family resided on Glenfield Road, Birkenhead (Source: Waitemata Electoral Roll 1914)

    When James returned from war, he returned to work at the Devonport Ferry Company (Source: AWMM Research) AWMM

Death

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  • Memorial name
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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Birkenhead Roll of Honour, Birkenhead War Memorial Park AWMM

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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
      67: 5 AWMM
    • Mickle, A. M. R. (n.d.) Mickle album. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PH-ALB-561. AWMM
    • New Zealand Electoral Roll 1914, Manukau General Roll AWMM
      Waitemata Electoral Roll 1914 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 5: Includes portrait AWMM

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