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BRINGANS, James Oliver
(Service number 78548)

Aliases
First Rank Private Last Rank Private

Birth

Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin A. Bringans (father), Waituna, Waimate
Religion
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation NZEF
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 40th Reinforcements A Company
Date 10 July 1918
Transport Tahiti
Embarked From Wellington Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With 40th Reinforcements

Military Awards

Campaigns
Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date

Discharge

Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Death

Date 6 September 1918 Age 20
Place of Death At sea enroute from NZ
Cause Died of influenza
Notices
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Waimate First World War Memorial (as O Bringans?)

Biographical Notes

James Bringans was the son of Alexander and Mary Bringans of Waituna, Waimate

Sources

Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Databse (Oct 2013)

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Researched and Written by

Carol Bell, SC branch NZSG & Timaru Herald

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