(Service number 16974)

First Rank Private Last Rank Private


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Levels, New Zealand
Occupation Farm hand
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Janes (Sister), Heathcote Valley, Christchurch
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation
Unit, Squadron, or Ship
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With Home Service
Last Unit Served With Home Service Section, New Zealand Military Forces

Military Awards

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 15 November 1918 Age
Place of Death Featherston Military Camp, Featherston, New Zealand
Cause Died from accident occurring, or disease contracted, while training with or attached to the NZEF in New Zealand
Memorial or Cemetery Featherston Cemetery, Western Lake Road, Featherston, Wairarapa, New Zealand
Memorial Reference Grave 645
New Zealand Memorials 2015 additions to the Tiimaru Memorial Wall

Biographical Notes

Private John Seller was Born at Kerrytown, Timaru. He was employed by B Wolfenden, Levels, New Zealand as a farmhand prior to enlistment.


Paul McNicholl's list of additional names for the Tiimaru Memorial Wall (August 2013)

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