STEVEN, James Thomas
(Service number 10716)

First Rank Second Lieutenant Last Rank Lieutenant


Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farmer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin G Steven (father) Pleasant Point, South Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

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

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation NZ Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 1st NZ Cyclist Company
Date 6 May 1916
Transport HMNZT 52, 53 Mokoia Navua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With NZ Cycle Corps

Military Awards

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 17 November 1917 Age 25
Place of Death Belgium
Cause Died of Wounds
Notices Timaru Herald, Volume CVI, Issue 16405, 30 November 1917, Page 4
Memorial or Cemetery Menin Road South Military Cemetery, Ieper West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Memorial Reference III.M.30
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; Hazelburn District War Memorial; Pleasant Point War Memorial; Winchester War Memorial

Biographical Notes

Son of George and Agnes Jessie Steven 16 York St, Timaru


Obituary Timaru Herald, Volume CVI, Issue 16408, 4 December 1917, Page 2

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Liz Shea (SC branch NZSG)

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