WEBB, James Augustian
(Service number 8/3111)

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Date Unknown Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment c/- Mr Smith, Princes Street, Enwood, Invercargill
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Single
Next of Kin J Webb (father) St Andrews, South Canterbury
Medical Information

Military Service

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

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation 7th Reinforcements
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Otago Infantry Battalion
Date 9 October 1915
Transport HMN 32,33,34, Aparima, Navua, Warrimoo
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Otago Infantry Regiment

Military Awards

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Military Awards

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 27 November 1918 Age 24
Place of Death Timaru, NZ
Cause died of wounds
Notices Timaru Herald, Volume CVII, Issue 16699, 28 November 1918, Page 4
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery, Timaru
Memorial Reference Plot 537 SE
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; St Andrews War memorial

Biographical Notes

son of Nora Webb, Springbrook and the late James Webb. Born at Timaru. Served in Egypt 1915-16 and on the Western Front 1916-1917


Timaru Herald, 30 November 1918

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