GUDSELL, James Digby
(Service number 74387)
|First Rank||Trooper||Last Rank||Trooper|
|Date||13 November 1897||Place of Birth||Beaconsfield, Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||Mrs A. GUDSELL (mother), Glendonald, Albury, Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||41st Reinforcements, Mounted Rifles Brigade|
|Date||11 October 1918|
|Embarked From||Transhipped at sydney for Suez||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Canterbury Mounted Rifles|
Award Circumstances and Date
Prisoner of War Information
|Date of Capture|
|Where Captured and by Whom|
|Actions Prior to Capture|
|PoW Serial Number|
Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||14 April 1976||Age||78 years|
|Place of Death||Hastings|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Hawke's Bay Crematorium; ashes interred Hastings Cemetery|
|New Zealand Memorials|
James Digby Gudsell was the son of Thomas and Agnes (née Hay) Gudsell. He married Annie Bella Willcock in 1929.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [29 June 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [29 June 2017]; hawke's Bay Cremation Record & Hastings Cemetery headstone transcription (South Canterbury Branch NZSG cemetery records) [29 June 2017]
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