(Service number 15864)
|First Rank||Rifleman||Last Rank||Rifleman|
|Date||30 November 1890||Place of Birth||Geraldine|
|Address at Enlistment||C/o J. C. South, Winchester|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs P. BILLINGS (mother), Geraldine, South Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Rifle Brigade|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||6th Reinforcements, 3rd Battalion, G Company|
|Date||26 July 1916|
|Transport||Waitemata or Ulimaroa|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Rifle Brigade|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||11 July 1960||Age||69 years|
|Place of Death||Fairlie|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Temuka Cemetery|
|Memorial Reference||Services Section, Row 170, Plot 650|
|New Zealand Memorials|
John Billings, 15864, was the son of Mrs P. Billings of Geraldine.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [17 March 2017]; Temuka Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [17 March 2017]
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