STEWART, James Duncan
(Service number 55637)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank Rifleman


Date 3 December 1881 Place of Birth Gore

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Pareora
Occupation Wool sorter
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs Margaret STEWART (mother), Crombie Street, Gore
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship Reinforcements, G Company
Date 15 August 1917
Transport Ruahine
Embarked From Destination Glasgow, Scotland
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With Rifle Brigade

Military Awards

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No information

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


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 26 June 1954 Age 72 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference Services Section, Row 114, Plot 12
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

James Duncan Stewart was born in 1881 at Gore, the son of Alexander and Margaret Stewart.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [22 December 2016]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [22 December 2016]

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